Product Focus: Safety 1st Water Resistant Railnet
As many parents know, children are always getting into trouble. Potential hazards are everywhere. Even walking near a balcony can be hazardous to our little ones. For today’s product focus, we’re taking a closer look at the Safety 1st Water Resistant Railnet.
According to the CDC, falls are the leading cause of non-fatal injuries for all children up to age 19. In fact, each day roughly 8,000 children visit the emergency room for fall-related injuries. In total, this adds up to nearly 2.8 million children each year.
Understanding when to stay calm, and when to worry, can really help. Even the most careful tykes can get into trouble, so parents and guardians need to remain vigilant. Even a minor fall can result in a concussion or even worse. Beyond minor bumps and bruises, head injuries are serious concerns. Moderate to severe head injuries can include:
- skull fractures
- bleeding in or around the brain
- contusions or concussions
Falling is one of the largest causes of traumatic brain injuries (TBI). In fact, it was the cause for 49 percent of TBI-related emergency room visits by children aged 0 to 17 years. As with most child safety issues, it pays to plan ahead. Knowledge, after all, is power.
To learn more, read our full post on what to do if your baby bumps her head.
Looking at the Safety 1st Water Resistant Railnet
Fortunately, worried parents can add an extra layer of security with the Safety 1st Water Resistant Railnet. This product can be a literal life saver. Its protective barrier prevents children and even pets from falling off a deck or balcony. It also prevents little ones from getting caught between the rails or from squeezing through a safety rail and falling through them. Since it is waterproof, the Safety 1st Water Resistant Railnet is perfect for both indoor and outdoor use. It can even be used near stairs to prevent slips and injuries.
This Safety 1st Water Resistant Railnet is 10 feet long x 3 feet tall. For larger areas, two railnets can be connected and combined for added protection.
Detail Product Information
From our product page, let’s look at some of the key features of the Safety 1st Water Resistant Railnet.
- Keeps children and pets safe
- Can be used for indoor balconies or outdoor decks
- Great for both small children and pets
- Made of durable mesh
- Weatherproof and waterproof
Brand: Safety 1st
Item model number: 11796
Product Type: Outdoor & Pool Safety
Item Weight: 8.8 ounces
Product Dimensions: 1.8 x 12 x 24 inches
Number of Items: 1
Assembly Required: Yes
Installation Required: Yes
Adding extra security can help to put parents and guardians at ease. While it is never wise to rely on only one safety measure, every additional layer of protection helps. To find out more, visit our full product page for the Safety 1st Water Resistant Railnet.