follow the manufacturer’s instructions can result in death or serious injury.
Ensure the infant’s face is above the fabric, visible, and free
from obstructions at all times.
Babies at greatest risk of suffocation include those born
prematurely, those with respiratory problems and those under four months of
Ensure the baby does not curl into a position with the chin
resting on or near the chest. This position can interfere with breathing, even
if nothing is covering the nose or mouth.
Leaning, bending over, or tripping can cause
baby to fall. Keep one hand on baby while moving. Follow the manufacturer’s
recommended weight range when using this carrier. Never use this carrier for a
preterm infant without seeking the advice of a healthcare professional.
|Correct || Incorrect|
|Upright (optimal)|| || Baby is too low;|
| Chin up, face visible ||face covered and pressed |
| Nose and mouth free || tight against wearer|
Read and follow all printed instructions and view instructional
videos (if applicable) before use.
Check for ripped seams, torn straps or fabric and damaged
hardware before each use.
Ensure that the baby is safely positioned in the sling carrier
according to manufacturer’s instructions for use.
Never leave a baby in a sling carrier that is not being worn.
Check on the baby often. Ensure that the baby is periodically
If using the sling while breast feeding, always move the baby’s
face away from the breast after the baby is done feeding.
Never use a sling carrier when balance or mobility is impaired
because of exercise, drowsiness, or medical conditions.
Never place more than one baby in the sling carrier.
Never use/wear more than one carrier at a time.
Never use sling carrier while engaging in activities such as
cooking and cleaning which involve a heat source or exposure to chemicals.
Never wear sling carrier while driving or being a passenger in a