No evidence that they help cut cot deaths or meet safety regulations
While we recognise that the aim of some of the baby box schemes is to reduce inequality, the concerns we raised last year about baby boxes remain valid.
There has been some coverage in the news of an incident regarding a baby who had been travelling in a car seat. Here is our response and safety advice
Our advice to parents who are considering the use of a baby box as a sleeping place for their baby.
A new bill offering statutory paid leave to employed parents who have lost a child was proposed in Parliament yesterday (19 July 2017).
A new study has been published today which looks at newborn babies in car seats.
The Lullaby Trust recommends all parents remove cot bumpers following a new study showing the number of infant deaths and injuries attributed to cot bumpers in the USA has spiked significantly in recent years.