Hazardous Toys for 2008

November 13, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
Be careful what you place under the Christmas tree.The Consumer Product Safety Commission has released a list of this year's top five toy hazards.

They include: scooters or other riding toys that are used without proper protective gear, small balls or other small parts which can cause a child to choke, if swallowed and balloons.

A new threat this year: battery chargers or adapters which could cause a fire if parents don't follow instructions.

Rounding out the top five list, toys with small magnets.

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