Toys with serious safety flaws are being sold on online marketplaces, a Which? investigation found.
More than 40% of toys bought from AliExpress, Amazon, eBay and Wish failed standard safety tests and were unsafe in our investigation and two contained accessible batteries and magnets, that can cause serious harm if swallowed.
In our test of 28 toys bought from these marketplaces we found that 12 toys – or more than 40% of those tested – failed standard safety tests and would be dangerous for children to play with.
And some toys failed safety tests multiple times for different hazards.