Are Crib Bumpers Safe for Older Babies?

By angela at 2020-09-11 • 0 collector • 142 pageviews


While toddlers aren’t at high risk for SIDS, crib bumpers create a whole set of new problems for them. “As kids get older, the concern is that crib bumpers could be used as a launching pad,” Hammond explains. “Babies might step on them to get up a little higher and get out of the crib with crib bumpers, and end up falling and hurting themselves.” Again, resist the urge to buy those cute little crib bumpers altogether.

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