Car Safety

The law requires that your baby sit in a car seat when you’re driving. Here you'll get car seat safety tips, including tips for choosing a car seat, car seat safety secrets, and more.

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Twin Boys Left in an SUV for 9 Hours Died of Heatstroke, Coroner Says
The children were pronounced dead at the scene in Blythewood, S.C., on Sept. 1.
Can You Afford to Buy Your Teen a Car?
It's one of the worst times to buy a car in decades—but you may still want to. Here's help breaking down annual costs to determine whether you can afford to buy your teen a car.
Dramatic Video Shows Arkansas State Trooper Flip Pregnant Woman's SUV Using PIT Maneuver
The woman, Nicole Harper, believed her baby was killed the incident, her lawyer told NBC News.
661,000 Ford Explorer SUVs Recalled Over Safety Concerns
Roof rail covers could possibly detach while driving the vehicle, which raises the risk of crash or injury.
California Mom Who Killed Daughter, 2, by Leaving Girl Alone in Car with Heat Running Gets 14 Years in Prison
Lacey Ana Mazzarella, 35, pleaded guilty after placing her child in the car overnight as she drank nearby with a friend and then fell asleep.

More Car Safety

Mom of Girl Who Died After Being Left in Car with Heat on, Windows Rolled Up Will Get at Least 14 Years
Lacey Ana Mazzarella, 35, left her daughter in a sealed car overnight as she drank with a friend and then fell asleep.
Montana Toddler Died in Hot Car After Mom Attended Party, Then Overslept—and Mother Gets 20 Years
Authorities said Ashley Howard left her son inside her vehicle for 14 hours — with the sun blazing for eight of those hours.

Iraq War Veteran Tells Police 'I Blanked Out' After His 1-Year-Old Twins Die in Hot Car

"Though I am hurting more than I ever imagined possible, I still love my husband," his wife Marissa Rodriguez said.