Watch this video about baby crib safety before you use a used baby crib! This video is also on http://www.BabyCribCentral.com . When we think of reusing a hand-me-down baby crib it sounds like a great idea that could go on forever. Babies only use a crib for a couple of years. Why not pass a crib along to friends and family members. There is one big reason: Baby Crib Safety! There have been too many sad stories in the news lately about infant deaths resulting from a used baby crib. Recycling and getting just a new crib may be the best thing to do for our precious little ones.