Toy Boxes

Here are some things to consider doing. Some items may not be applicable to you.

Buying a toy box/chest:

  • Ensure it doesn’t have a hinged, free-falling lid so it can’t fall on or trap a child’s neck or head
  • Look for a toy box with a lid which is supported in any position in which it is placed
  • Ensure a child can’t get trapped inside
  • Ensure there are air holes in the event a child gets trapped inside

If you have a toy box/chest:

If the toy box/chest has a hinged, free-falling lid:

  • Remove the lid completely


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