Car Seats Remain Dangerously Underused, Study Finds
Another recent study also found that car seat safety practices differ among racial and ethnic groups, and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recently announced new safety standards that would protect children in side-impact crashes, a common scenario for car accidents involving children.
Wondering if your car seat is appropriate and safe for your child? Check out Parents.com's 6 smart car seat safety rules. Or click here for the American Academy of Pediatrics' guidelines on car safety for newborns through 13-year-olds.
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