Revision of U.S. Safety Standard for Tricycles Announced

Courtesy of Toy Industry Association

An update of the American National Standard for Tricycles is now available. Approved by the standards developing body last year, the newly published standard defines safety requirements for all tricycles intended for use by children ages 8 and under and provides a basis for common understanding among producers, distributors, and users of tricycles.

Questions pertaining to the revised standard may be directed to Toy Industry Association’s Joan Lawrence, vice president of standards and regulatory affairs (646) 520-4844.