A crib rail cover is a piece of material that covers or protects the crib railing. We are asked this question ALL the time. People often confuse crib rail covers with bumpers. A crib rail cover is NOT a bumper. The crib rail cover is raised 18″ above the mattress, allowing air flow and also has functionality .https://www.biloban.com/collections/crib-rail-cover
Unlike bumpers, crib rail guards are secured at the top of the crib, above your child's sleep environment. Because of this, crib rail guards are much safer than bumpers.
They also serve a different purpose. Rather than protecting against bumps and bruises, rail guards protect your teething baby's gums from the paint, wood or other materials the crib is made of. (It also protects the crib from you baby's gnawing nature).
While they're generally deemed safe, it's important to…