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Children Mechanical Safety Test Package



Children Mechanical Safety Test Package

Service Scope

Some apparel designs may be posing hidden but fatal risks to kids.

Choking may happen if the attachments fall off easily when use; cutting may happen if metal attachment bends and expose internal part; strangulation may happen if cords being present in neck area of a jacket which may be trapped by surroundings.

These should have been aware of before placing on market. SGS Children Mechanical Safety Test package is here to help you ensure your product meeting regulatory compliance as well as ensuring the product is free of physical risks.

It reviews mechanical safety hazard that may be placed when children have the apparel on. The reviews include sharp point and edges (cutting), small part for infant (choking) and cord & drawstring review (strangulation), and evaluation will be carried out before and after abuse test (tension/ torque/ etc as applicable on sample) which simulates the use by children.

Test Type

  • Detection of Sharp Points, Sharp Edge

  • Detection of Small Parts if applicable

  • Safety of Children’s Clothing – Cords and Drawstrings on Children’s Clothing

Test Plan

Sample Size 
finished garment 2pcs.

Turnaround Time (working days)
5 Days (Regular)

Test Description

Test Item:

  • Sharp Point, Sharp Edge (and small part if under 36 months) before and after abuse
  • Physical safety after 10 laundering for non-graspable components
  • Cord and Drawstrings safety review 

The test items will be adjusted depending on the marketplace and actual sample.


The test items will be adjusted depending on your product type and age range. Only specific test items will be applied to selected product type, test type and destination market. Detailed test item list will be included in order confirmation email upon purchase.

To quote an even more comprehensive assurance plan for your product, please contact us.

Strengths & benefits

Regulatory Experts
Ensure your product compliance to specific countries requirement

Global Network
Provide worldwide coverage and access to all key locations & markets

Order flow

1. Check Out

Confirm selections and fill in contact info

2. Arrange Payment

Pay by credit card or bank transfer offline​

3. Confirm Test Plan

Confirm test and product details

4. Send Sample

Send the sample with printed form

5. Receive Report

Receive our test report by email


Online Payment
  • Order acknowledgment email will be sent to you by system after successful payment
  • Order confirmation email with service details will be sent to you within 1 working day by our specialist
Offline Payment
  • We accept T/T bank transfer payment
  • Order acknowledgment email with bank details for payment will be sent to you by system after order submission
  • Please arrange payment and send payment receipt to our specialist by email
  • Order confirmation email with service details will be sent to you after payment verification by our specialist


You can add them to shopping cart and proceed to checkout for placing your order online. You will receive an order acknowledgment with order details after online order.

It is not necessary to create an account for online purchase, you can select Guest Checkout to place an order without an account.

However, creating an account offers additional benefits:

  • Your contact information will be saved securely for a faster checkout
  • Track your order status and history

If you place an order as a guest, please check our notifications at your email box. Please remember to check promotional and junk mail box if you can’t find it.

If you place an order as a member, please log in and check the status of your order under “Quote Request” or “Orders”.

SGS TIC Mall only accepts US$ for checkout.

You will receive a test application form, sample requirement and delivery details in confirmation email upon successful payment, please complete the form and send the required sample(s) to our competence centre in Hong Kong.

Please contact your dedicated specialist to submit your request. It will be reviewed case by case depending on the order process.

No, you can’t cancel and refund the paid order unless there is quality or service delivery issue.

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