Tinius Olsen’s regulatory experts verify the design, safety and quality of a variety of toys and children’s products with innovative assurance, testing, inspection and certification services.
As a total quality assurance provider, we strive to create the safest environment possible for children by enhancing the design, safety and quality of toys and children’s products by:
Design review and evaluation
Endurance and performance testing
Mechanical and physical testing
Safety testing and more
Tinius Olsen goes beyond regulatory testing to provide research and development services that include real-life child observations and risk analysis to assess, identify and predict potential hazards in toys and children’s products at all stages of development and production.
Tinius Olsen’s global accreditation in testing toys and children’s products includes US CPSIA, EU Toy Safety Directive, ASTM International, Health Canada’s CPSA, GB Standards and International Standards Organization (ISO), as well as several states such as California’s Prop 65, Washington’s Children’s Safe Products Act and Maine’s Safe Chemicals in Children’s Products Act.
Our experts are also actively involved in a wide range of advisory committees and boards developing standards for children’s products, including the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), Comité Européen de Normalisation (CEN), American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM) and Juvenile Product Manufacturers Association (JPMA).