While one week in September each year is dedicated to National Child Passenger Safety Week, every day is vital to have children’s passenger safety top of mind.
As a parent, it is your responsibility to know what type of seat your infant or child needs. Use resources on this page to assist you.
Here is an alarming statistic: motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death among children ages 2 to 14. More children die in car crashes each year than to SIDS, cancer, pneumonia, fires and drowning – combined. Many deaths are completely unnecessary and are due to lack of adequate child car seats, installation, and use.
As a parent, it is your responsibility to know what type of seat your child needs – and that depends on several things including your child’s size and weight, as well as what type of vehicle you own.