7 Ways To Prevent A Forgotten Baby Syndrome Tragedy: #Avoidnumber5andpractisenumber6 1. Leave your handbag, breastpump bag, laptop bag or anything that you need that day for work beside the baby. 2. Leave your left shoes with the baby in the back seat. 3. Install a baby car seat mirror that your baby is always in your view when you are driving. 4. Strap your baby’s favourite wrist toy on your steering wheel to remind you that your baby’s in the car. 5. Avoid engaging on social media such as Facebook or Instagram while driving to keep your mind clear. 6. Talk or sing to your baby and encourage your baby to babble back at you. 7. Set a system with your nanny or nursery to call if your baby isn’t present on that day at usual time.