Keeping baby safe

Summary: Provides some easy steps you can take to ensure your baby remains safe in your home.

Published: 20 June 2011

You are expecting or have had a baby. Congratulations!

Soon enough you’ll be using a wide variety of infant and nursery products to protect, entertain and educate your baby.

But what if the products you used put your child at risk?

Every year many children in Australia require hospital treatment for injuries related to infant and nursery products.

The most common place for babies to suffer injuries is in and around the home.

The Keeping baby safe booklet describes some easy steps you can take to ensure your baby remains safe in your home. As well as providing lists of common dangers the guide also shows how you can identify and remove potential hazards.

The Keeping baby safe booklet also contains product information and tips to help you select safe products and use them safely. Keeping Baby Safe is not just your wish, it’s ours too.

To order your copy simply visit the product safety website or or call the ACCC Infocentre on1300 302 502.