When measuring Cot Mattress should not exceed 25 mm (1 inch) between the mattress and the bed and the end of the gap between the two sides more. Infant or child can easily get stuck, if the poor between the mattress and bed fitting a larger gap. This is especially dangerous if their face or neck, restricted anyway. Remove the plastic packaging of all mattresses and water mattresses to ensure strong protection for good.
All mattresses are basically the same. But if you buy a used, you should be careful. Your baby has a firm and comfortable place to sleep, but do not think that a mattress will be fooled. Elongated more than it damaged the mattress is not a bed sheet, it is a threat.
If you think you may have found the perfect bed, mattress, try to use it to "test bed." In a good strong bed mattresses, bed sheets should be close and show a very smooth surface may be wrinkled or two corner. If you have the middle of the sheets on the mattress, their wrinkles, or if the mattress sheets facilitate the application of bending, so use it. This is a weak internal structure, which may cause your baby to provide evidence of silence during sleep, hit their motor skills (because they do not have a strong surface approach), or suffocate crease.
Many cot mattress cores are small from the polyester foam and spring steel surrounded by filler. They are usually full of air and steam through the ventilation to keep your baby dry. They can be waterproof, to keep the protection of health and polyester mattress sewing or removal of covering this very easy to clean.
The size of the baby cot mattresses safety important. If the crib mattress is too small to have a baby's head getting trapped in imminent danger and the crib mattress and crib bumper on both sides, or if it has a smaller gap, then perhaps it is the hand or foot can be trapped.
If your cot mattresses is too large or not suitable, or you will not use the dropside (If you have a crib), you probably will not make an uncomfortable not be able to slide the two sides raised bed bedding pad.
British safety standards recommend no more than between the crib mattress should be the edge of the mattress and the crib beside the bed gap 4 cm more.
Cot Mattresses are very cheap new, and a variety of content to choose from. All mattresses must meet the standards, but not very worried, buy cheap purchase the equivalent of a dangerous. You can always upgrade later!
Soft cot mattresses, sudden infant death like a baby at increased risk of accidents, flip to the stomach. No soft bedding, including the sheep or lamb between the end of paper, because it makes the sleeping surface too soft. You should run a test to see if the mattress is firm enough to your hand under the mattress. If you remove your hand, you can manually print to see, the mattress is too soft. If you can not see your hand print speed often than the mattress is firm, strong and the baby's safety