cot & cot bed safety
Using a dropside cot (or cot bed) can make getting
your baby in and out of the cot much easier. To make
sure the product is used safely – it's best to follow the
latest advice to keep your baby content, safe and
• set the cot up on a level and stable surface. Assemble
the product in accordance with the user guide.
• check that all cot fittings are tight. Check regularly and
re-tighten as necessary. Only use fittings supplied with
check to make sure the drop side operates smoothly.
ensure that bedding used within the cot does not
restrict the movement of the dropside. Do not force the
dropside when lowering, it is a two action mechanism,
please refer to the user guide for correct operation.
regularly check the dropside for signs of wear or
disengagement. If the dropside is damaged or does
using the cot. Contact Mothercare to obtain correct
replacement parts. Never attempt a repair, always fit
the correct replacement parts in accordance with the
accordance with the user guide, stop
• take care when handling or moving the cot. Avoid
dragging as this can cause damage.
if you are dismantling the cot for future use, ensure all
parts are stored flat. Store the fittings and user guide in
a sealed bag, with the cot. If you have mislaid your user
guide, you can download it at www.mothercare.com
always make sure the cot mattress fits the cot or
cot bed correctly.
• all Mothercare cots and cot beds comply with the
latest European standard EN716:2008 and British safety
standard BS 8509:2008
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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