Does My Infant Life Jacket Need Head Support?

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Summer is no fun without water activities. We all nod our heads on this; but keeping it safe while out in the water especially with an infant is a must – not an option. Drowning is said to be the leading cause of death in kids below 5 years of age in the summer of […]

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5 Water Sports that You Should Wear a Life Jacket For

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Okay, so you probably won’t be taking your infant with you when you do these water sports…but you never know. If you do decide to do these with your infant–or by yourself–make sure you wear a life jacket. Wearing a life jacket is important to keep you safe while participating in water sports activities. There […]

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Officials Urging the Use of Life Jackets

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Every two minutes, someone dies from drowning. Around 1.2 million people around the world lose their lives from accidental drowning. More than 50% of these drowning incidents comprise of children. Some know how to swim or have attended swimming lessons but had not worn life jackets when they drowned. In the United States alone, ten […]

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Is a Newborn Life Jacket the Same as an Infant Life Jacket

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Water adventures certainly spell fun for the entire family especially for kids. Even infants enjoy water activities in the kiddie pool or beaches. The most important thing to remember is to prioritize child or newborn safety especially when dealing with unpredictable waters. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, unintentional or accidental drowning […]

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Choosing Your Infant Life Jacket: Safety First

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Users of infant life jackets have one constant complaint: that their babies cannot swim in the life jackets because they keep tipping them back on their backs. This safety feature is an important one to all infant life jackets. When choosing your infant life jacket, safety comes first.  Contents1 Why Do Infant Life Jackets Force The […]

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Why Inflatable Life Jackets Are Not For Infants

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When it comes to water safety, there might be a tendency to get complacent. After all, it is highly unlikely there will be an accident…right? Anyway, if there’s an accident, you can just grab for the nearest personal flotation device (PFD). It also doesn’t matter what the PFD is, as long as it floats. It […]

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Life Jackets for Kids Work!

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In October 2015, a group of Turkish fishermen were out on their normal job in the Aegean Sea. Suddenly they saw a group of struggling people in life vests. This group was half of a collection of 30 who had been tipped into the water when their boat tipped over. The Turkish fishermen immediately set […]

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When The Infant Life Jacket Is A Must-Have

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The most comprehensive Federal regulation only covers the wearing of children’s life jackets during boating sessions. In the absence of any state regulation on babies needing to wear the infant life jacket, all children below 13 should be wearing one. They may only leave them off if they are below deck or within an enclosed cabin. […]

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Choosing The Right Infant Life Jacket Color

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Like with anything else concerning the choice of your baby’s infant life jacket, safety comes first; everything else comes after. This principle holds even when choosing the color of the life vest. It is well that there is a flotation collar, to support the baby’s head; there should be a crotch strap, to snugly fit the […]

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The Unfortunate Truth About Children And Infants Drowning

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Decisions for safety and security walk the thin line between rationality and paranoia. After all, with a healthy enough imagination, we could start locking our closets at night so the monsters won’t get out. When it comes to our infants’ safety in water, are we being rational or paranoid? Is getting an infant life jacket […]

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