A baby’s safety is vital and can only be provided by those around him or her. Parents or guardians have to ensure that the baby’s immediate environs, the home, are safe and secure. Even though babies may not move much when they are really young, you can never be too careful putting safety devices in place. Start off by making sure the crib is comfortable and well protected. This may include having bars around the crib. This will keep the baby safe from pets if you have any, your other children and any other unforeseen danger. A mosquito net is also essential to prevent your baby from getting infections from mosquito bites.
As your baby begins to grow and explore, more measures have to be taken and put in place. Young children are curious about everything around them. They want to touch, feel, eat, reach for, crawl towards and, once they start walking, go for everything. To avoid fatalities in the home, baby proofing devices are available that you can easily install. Alternatively, you could have a baby proofing expert do it for you. This will guarantee safety all over the house. Some of the devices that can be incorporated include;
• Electric socket covers, cord clamps and cable tidy – These are necessary to protect babies from electrical outputs and cables. The cable tidy ensures that no cables are left hanging or unattended thus reducing risks of injury.
• Playpens and gates – Playpens are safe structures that keep… Read the rest