What you can do to reduce your baby’s risk of SIDS and other sleep-related causes of death:
A crib, bassinet, or portable crib, with a firm flat mattress that follows the safety standards of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is recommended.
Click here for information on crib safety or contact the CPSC at 1-800-638-2772.
The images below shows a safe infant sleep environment:
Try out the Interactive Safe Sleep Environment Tool and learn how you can help reduce the risk of SIDS and other sleep-related causes of infant death.
If the above link does not work, please go to the App Store on your device and search for "My Santa Cruz County" to download the latest version.