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Do I really need a baby car seat (or other popular baby items)?

Do I really need a baby car seat (or other popular baby items)?

The list of baby items you need before your precious bundle arrives can be long and potentially very costly. Find out some of the pros and cons of buying these products and alternatives that might save you some money.

Six summer safety hazards every parent needs to know about

Six summer safety hazards every parent needs to know about

Whether you’re spending more time in the garden or travelling to see friends and relatives, it’s important to not let your guard down when it comes to your baby or toddler’s safety. Find out what key hazards you need to watch out for this summer.

Don’t Buy Hauck stair gate recalled in error

Don’t Buy Hauck stair gate recalled in error

This Hauck safety barrier had previously been flagged by Which? as having a problem with the autoclose

Five key safety checks to make before bringing your newborn baby home

Five key safety checks to make before bringing your newborn baby home

Before you take your most precious cargo home, we run through what you need to ensure they'll be safe, including car seats, stair gates, cot mattresses, baby monitors and first aid kits.

Five key products you need that could save your baby’s life

Five key products you need that could save your baby’s life

From baby monitors and child car seats through to carbon monoxide detectors, we guide you through five lifesaving products that every parent needs.

Watch out for these seven stair gate mistakes

Watch out for these seven stair gate mistakes

A baby stair gate or barrier can be a useful piece of kit to keep any intrepid explorers away from stairs or out of rooms that they shouldn’t be in. But are you installing and using your gate in the correct way?

Which? warns parents after a third of stair gates fail safety tests

Which? warns parents after a third of stair gates fail safety tests

Parents are being warned after samples of four safety gates tested by Which? have failed tests that form part of the EU standard for stair gates (EN 1930:2011).

Watch out for these potentially unsafe baby products in 2020

Watch out for these potentially unsafe baby products in 2020

We tested a range of baby and child products over the last year, some of which did so poorly in our tests that we made them a 0% Don’t Buy.

Shocking number of children’s safety stair gates fail Which? safety tests

Shocking number of children’s safety stair gates fail Which? safety tests

Eight stair gates tested by Which? have demonstrated serious safety failures that could prove dangerous for your toddler or child.

Five safety tips to keep your baby safe if you’re travelling this Christmas

Five safety tips to keep your baby safe if you’re travelling this Christmas

Whether you’re heading abroad to find snow, or going down the road to visit family, keep this festive season fun with your family by checking out our top safety tips....

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