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post #13 of Old 05-08-2013
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Re: Recommendations needed - baby/infant PFD and harnesses

When you get a pfd for the little one make sure it has a croche strap and that you/they use it. Kids body shape is not quite the same as adults. All too often when the child goes in the water they reach up for help and slip out of the pfd. Of the parent/adult trying to rescue the child grabs the pfd because it is handy or feels more secure and when the pull the child slips out and goes down an the adult has only the pfd. This may become more of an issue as they get older and more mobil. Just me 2 cents worth.
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