The weighted blanket should only be used under adult supervision and under the direction or advice of a suitably qualified health professional.
Weighted blankets should NOT be used in cots with babies or infants.
Weighted blankets are not recommended for small children under 20kg, if in doubt please consult with a suitably qualified health professional.
The weighted blanket can be used on it’s own or along with other bed clothes but bear in mind the additional weight.
The blanket should cover the body and legs but must NOT cover the face.
The user MUST be able to remove the weighted blanket from themselves if necessary.
The weighted blanket should never be used as a restraint.
Ensure that the blanket is the correct weight for the user, approx 10% of body weight, do not exceed this weight without the instruction of a qualified health professional.
Keep the blanket away from naked flames.