Toys can be used for playing and entertainment for kids of all ages. Unfortunately, they can prove to be hazardous and even fatal if not manufactured while keeping in mind all the precautionary measures. Here is a list of the top 10 most dangerous kid toys in the world:
10. Hannah Montana Pop Star Card Game
Hannah Montana was ideal for young girls during the age of the series. A set of the pop star card game was released once, which contained 75 times the level of lead legally permitted in user goods.
9. Cabbage Patch Snacktime Kids
This toy was basically a snack time doll that would chew on plastic food and swallow it. Unfortunately, in multiple reports it also swallowed down on fingers and hair of little girls, making it quite a painful experience.
8. Sky Rangers Park Flyer Radio-Controlled Airplane
These were remote-controlled airplanes that could easily become the cause of property damage or injuries when crash-landed or got out of control. Many reports were registered for injuries and burns.
7. Zulu Blowing Game
Zulu Blowing Game was basically a long straw and small sharp darts. The problem was when the kids would accidentally get the order wrong and swallow the darts while choking on them.
6. Battlestar Galactica Colonial Viper
These contained figures of planes from the series and were able to shoot missiles upon pressing a button. The problem occurred when the children accidentally swallowed them and choked. One four-year-old kid even died during such an incident.
5. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Fingerprint Examination Kit
This kit used to contain a powder that was used to recognize fingerprints. It was later on observed that powder contained asbestos that could cause not only respiratory issues but even cancer later on.
4. Moon Shoes
Moon Shoes were shoes that would contain springs inside them and kids were able to jump while wearing them to have a trampoline-like experience. But the kids usually ended up having a sprained ankle or injuries while damaging the surrounding property.
3. Gilbert U-238 Atomic Energy Laboratory
The Gilbert U-238 Atomic Energy Laboratory literally contained uranium in it along with a Geiger counter to measure radioactivity and a cloud chamber to observe alpha particles in action.
2. Toy Guns
Toy Guns are responsible for a number of crimes when they are used and pretended to be real fire-arms all around the world. In addition to that, they have been proved to have caused a number of different injuries and bruises if used carelessly.
1. Lawn Darts
Lawn Darts were literal darts but with a huge size that would land on earth with a pointy plastic or metal end. They were capable of harming anyone or everyone in their way and even became the cause of death of a 7-year-old once.