TIP 1: If someone calls your child by name, they may not see that person as a stranger. Never put your child’s name on a visible area of their backpack or clothing.
TIP 2: Buying a school backpack seems straight forward, however, buying the wrong type could give your child back and shoulder pain! Backpack safety tips to consider.
1) Choose a backpack with large, padding straps & a chestbelt to provide support.
2) Pack Smart, carry no more than 10% of their body weight.
3) Place the heaviest books at the back so close to the spine.