Tag Archives: Safety

Kids Swimming Aids for summer from swimwear specialists Zoggs

Summer is fast approaching and there is nothing better than taking a dip in the pool or sea when enjoying your family holiday. But with recent statistics finding that 1/3 of all UK children can’t swim, spending time around the … Continue reading

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Car Seat Safety

A staggering 80%* of all car seats are used incorrectly!  That’s right, 80%!  We all think we’re doing the right thing in ensuring the ones most precious to us are safe while travelling in a car… but it’s scary to … Continue reading

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Car Seat Safety

It can be really confusing to know which car seat you should be using for your baby or toddler – from new born, up to 5 years old. Click here [link] to view our “At a Glance” guide to which … Continue reading

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Baby and Toddler Forums – chat and make friends with other like-minded parents

Chat with others mums (and dads!), seek advice and make new friends on our baby, toddler and pre-school Forums. We have a number of topics in full swing or you can start your own, like the ones below! Or click here … Continue reading

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Summertime Safety in the Sun – protection of babies and toddlers

As we all know only too well, it’s hard to predict when the British sun will shine(!), but when it does or when you go on holiday to hotter countries, it’s important to be really Sun Smart with your children. … Continue reading

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Car Seat Safety – Are you transporting your baby, toddler or pre-school child correctly?

For your own and others’ safety, the law requires you to use a seat belt, and for babies and children to use an appropriate restraint. It can be quite complicated. Children under 12 years must be seated in an appropriate child safety seat or booster seat, unless … Continue reading

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Improving Child Safety – how can we all help?

As part of Child Safety Week 2012, Small Steps are working with the Safe Network to highlight how we can all help to improve baby, toddler and child safety. All children and young people have the right to feel safe. They … Continue reading

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Small Steps to Safety

Did you know that a baby’s skin is 15 times thinner than an adults? Hot drinks? Domestic cleaning products? Crossing the road? Open windows? Carbon monoxide poisoning? All these things can cause serious injury or death to young children. The … Continue reading

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Baby, Toddler and Pre-schoolers discussion Forums – Have your say.

Have your say on our Baby, Toddler and Pre-schoolers forums. There are many friendly like-minded mums (and Dad’s) to chat and share stories with on the Small Steps Online Forums.  Here’s a short selection of the on going discussions below, just … Continue reading

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Food safety for babies and toddlers – top tips

Good food hygiene is especially important when you have babies, toddlers and children in your family. Here are some top tips to help you keep food safe, whilst keeping to a tight family budget.   Understanding ‘use by’ and ‘best … Continue reading

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