Sleep safe and soundWhen your baby is sleeping safe and sound, you can relax too. But how can you be sure your baby is safe when they sleep? Here are some tips that researchers from around the world agree on: • Avoid smoky environments. • Place your baby on its back with its feet against the footboard of the cot. • Don't use bed linen that's too warm - use a blanket rather than a quilt for newborns.