Safe Babywearing

Sling Safety T.I.C.K.S

T.I.C.K.S is the universal safety acronym for babywearing formed by The Consortium of UK Sling Manufacturers and Retailers 

SAFE BABYWEARING TICKS

WARNING:

  •  Your balance may be adversely affected by your movement and that of your child.  
  • Take care when bending or leaning forward.
  • This carrier is not suitable for use during sporting activities. 
  • Do not consume hot food or drinks whist your using your carrier or use the carrier under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
  • This carrier is intended for babies up to 15kg of weight.
  • Always use common sense and caution whilst carrying your baby in a sling, If your sling becomes damaged or torn, do not use.
  • Do not consume hot food or drinks whist your using your carrier or use the carrier under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
  • Ensure you have read and understood the instructions for safe baby wearing and always err on the side of caution.
  • Premature babies or those with respiratory problems are at a greater risk of suffocation.
  • If you have a special care/ premature baby, please contact a qualified baby-wearing consultant for tailored one to one advise and specialist kangaroo care information.