PSA: Using Clothing as Carriers

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The BCIA is a non-profit trade organization representing the manufacturers, retailers and educators who work in the baby carrier industry. We work to advance the industry, promote the importance of carrier use, and maintain best practice and safety guidelines for consumers. Quite a bit of social media attention has recently centered around using clothing as a makeshift carrier, in particular, using long, thin, stretchy cardigans as a wrap around carrying shirt. These shirts are not manufactured, tested, or meant to … Read More

Helpful Babywearing Safety Links

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[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.0.48″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.21.2″]There are a lot of folks thinking hard about baby carrier safety. If you’d like more information, one of these sites may be of help. /babywearing-safety/consumers/ babyslingsafety.blogspot.com www.babywearinginternational.org/pages/safety.php www.babywearinginternational.org/articles.php?article=1 www.thebabywearer.com/articles/HowTo/Positioning.pdf www.thebabywearer.com/index.php?page=safe www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10165.html www.facebook.com/BabywearingSafety http://www.bobafamily.com/support/safety/ www.paxbaby.com/an-important-reminder/ www.quirkybaby.com/babywearing-safety.html www.slinglings.com/safety.html www.sleepingbaby.net/safety.php http://www.granolaliving.com/2010/11/dont-skimp-on-these-steps/ Have a link you’d like to suggest? Please email us. Thank you![/et_pb_text][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section]