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For many years, pushchairs have been used to safely transport children while out and about. The designs and visual aspects have changed, and so have some of the safety features. There are several things to look for when shopping for this item.
The most important thing would be the safety belt. This will prevent smaller children from being able to fall out should the chair become tilted. It will also prevent older children from being able to stand up and fall. It can also prevent older children from climbing out while the parent is not looking. This can actually occur quite quickly, and is very frightening for parents.
A retractable shade should be in place to prevent the child from receiving too much sun exposure. Even when sunblock is used, there is always the chance of sunburn. Babies have the most delicate skin of all, and it will be very important to provide shade for protection from sunburn, as well as to prevent them from becoming overheated during the winter months.
There are many attractive pushchairs to choose from today. Any design that you look will work just fine so long as these basic safety aspects are in place. These are one of the most convenient items for parents to have, and they are considered safe to use so long as they are used correctly.