• Safe nursery

    Nursery furniture can become faulty and unsafe as a result of normal wear and...
  • Amber teething necklace

    Information about the wearing of amber necklaces for teething babies.
  • Baby bath aids

    Baby bath aids are products like baby bath seats and baby bath rings that support...
  • Baby slings

    Trading Standards supports the safe use of infant slings. However, there are dangers associated with...
  • Baby walkers

    Baby walkers allow a child greater mobility, and faster access to other objects, than they...
  • Bib safety

    Bibs create a risk of suffocation, which can happen quickly with babies. So always keep...
  • Bicycle safety

    Bicycles are used on the road and like cars, it is extremely important that they...
  • Bouncinettes

    Bouncinettes are intended for very young babies. They should not be used for babies who...
  • Bunk beds

    The basics Bunk beds can be dangerous, especially for very young children. Most bunk bed injuries...
  • Change tables

    The basics Babies can be injured if they fall from a change table by wriggling or...
  • Children's nightwear

    All clothing and fabric will burn, and around heaters or fires, you need to be...
  • Cigarette lighters around children

    The basics Disposable lighters (and cheap refillable ones) must be child resistant. This means only that they...
  • Cots

    The basics Cots are a sleeping environment for children where they can be expected to be...
  • High chairs

    The basics A high chair is normally used by children between six months and three years...
  • Jump, swing and play safely

    The basics Play equipment means family fun time – and it also means parents and caregivers...
  • Noisy toys

    The basics Things that go shrill, ring, clatter or click, can make fun toys for kids....
  • Portable cots and play yards

    The basics Portable cots and play-yards are not as sturdy as standard cots. They are designed...
  • Prams and strollers

    The basics Children spend a lot of time in prams and strollers. Choose a pram that...
  • Safety barriers

    The basics When buying a safety barrier, look for:  information indicating compliance with a British (BS),...
  • Toy safety

    The basics Small parts of toys pose a hazard to babies and young children – they...
  • Water toys

    The basics New Zealanders love water activities – from splashing around in an inflatable paddling pool...