SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS AND WARNINGS
We know, this is tedious to read and impossible to remember. Read it anyway. Because even though our product is tested and found safe: safety comes with responsible use. The most important thing is: check your baby often. If he looks overheated, can’t breathe freely or just isn’t comfortable: fix it.
Important! Read these instructions before use and keep this guide for future reference.
- For pre-term, low birth-weight babies and children with medical conditions, seek advice from a health professional
- Before using this product. Premature baby’s and baby’s with respiratory problems and baby’s under 4 months are at greatest risk of suffocation.
- Do not use for baby weighing less than 3.2 kg (7 lbs).
- Do not use for children weighing more than 15.9 kg (30 lbs).
- Before each use, make sure all buckles, buttons and safety-bands are secure.
- Before use, adjust carrier to your baby’s age, size and carrying position.
- Never use this product when balance or mobility is impaired because of exercise, drowsiness or medical conditions.
- Never use this product while cooking and cleaning which involve a heat source or exposure to chemicals.
- Never wear your baby in a carrier while in a moving vehicle.
- This carrier is not suitable for use during sporting activities e.g. running, cycling, swimming and skiing.
- Only carry one child at a time in the baby carrier.
- Keep the carrier away from your children when it’s not in use.
- Never use a damaged carrier.
- Be careful when drinking hot beverages while using the carrier.
WARNING!!! SUFFOCATION HAZARD: Infants under 4 months can suffocate in this product if face is pressed to tight against your body.
- Constantly monitor your child and ensure the mouth and nose are unobstructed.
- Ensure your child’s chin is not resting on its chest as its breathing may be restricted which could lead to suffocation.
- Don’t strap your baby too tight against your body.
- Allow room for head movement.
- Make sure your baby can move his head freely (without pressing his face onto your body).
- Make sure that your baby’s airway is clear and that your baby is breathing normally at all times.
- Do not let your baby sleep in the outward facing position.
- Be aware that your body heat and extra layer of fabric from the carrier can cause your baby’s temperature to rise.
- Feel the skin of the neck to ensure your baby is comfortable.
WARNING!!! FALL HAZARD: Infants can fall trough a wide leg opening or out of a carrier.
- To prevent hazards from falling ensure that your child is securely positioned in the carrier.
- Ensure proper placement of your baby including the right sitting position and leg placement.
- Take special care when leaning, bending or walking.
- Never bend at the waist, bend at the knees.
- Be aware that as the baby becomes more active the child has more risk of falling out of the carrier.
- Never unbuckle the waist belt while the baby is in the carrier.
- Your baby’s position should be checked regularly, make sure arm’s and leg’s aren’t constricted by the carrier.
- Be aware that your movement and the child’s movement may affect your balance.