Crash Test Dummy for Older Children Unveiled 29506

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has unveiled a new crash test dummy meant to test child booster seats and restraints for children weighing more than 65 pounds.  The move comes in advance of the 2014 implementation of new car safety guidelines, and with the introduction of a number of new booster seats and other safety devices aimed at children from ages 8-12.

Image: Tween girl about to get into a car, via Shutterstock.