Using a stroller can make getting around so much easier for
many parents, grandparents and carers. But to make sure
the product is used safely-it's best to follow the latest safety
advice to keep your baby or child content, safe and secure
on every journey you make, no matter how short.
key safety points
always read the user guide provided by the manufacturer
for your stroller or pushchair.
• fold and open your stroller with care. Children are naturally
inquisitive so always keep their fingers well away from any
moving parts as you do this.
make sure the stroller is fully open and securely locked in
place before you place your baby or child inside.
the harness should be used on every journey but again
keep your child's fingers away when inserting the fastening
into the buckle.
make sure the brakes are in place whenever you stop or
park your stroller. Never leave your child unattended even
with the harness fastened and brakes in place.
remember your stroller is for one baby or child (unless it's
a double) and cannot take the weight of another child.
• do not allow your child to climb into the stroller or for an
older child to play with it.
• and always follow the weight and age restrictions given by
general safety points
• when your stroller is not in use store away and use the clasp
to keep it folded.
do not carry heavy loads in stroller baskets- they're only
suitable for small amounts. Take care when going up and
down kerbs or steps. Never push your stroller onto an
escalator with your child in it.
• the same applies to shopping bags - although, it's
tempting to hang bags on the handles, shopping can
easily cause your stroller to tip over and cause damage
to the frame.
always use the harness
always show grandparents or child minders how to use
your stroller or pushchair.
remember to remove weathershields or warm covers
when going indoors- to prevent your baby from getting
regularly check over your stroller for any signs of damage
and ensure all moving parts are cleaned and regularly
if you require the extra reassurance of a hinge cover for
your Mothercare branded stroller, these are available free
of charge. Contact our Customer Care Department at
for further information
please approach our retail staff for assistance or contact
Customer care department at 6513 3270/
email: [email protected]
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