Madigan says many parents just can't keep up with all the recalls.
"Take the guide with you when you go shopping. Take the guide with you or have it sitting next to you if you're on the internet, or Craigslist or Ebay shopping. And use the guide to go through your own home and to make sure that the products in here are not in your home," said Madigan.
For more information on the 2009 Safe Shopping Guide, please visit www.ag.state.il.us/consumers/safe_shopping.html.