Demonstrates using the different types of Booster seats. Discusses when to move a child to a seat belt. To view other videos provided by The Co-operators about ...
What are the new UK laws on using child car seats ? The new laws affect both families and manufacturers, who can no longer introduce new models of backless booster seats for children shorter than 125cm or weighing less than 22kg. Previously, those
But Thompson stays right on track with the recommendations of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Those guidelines include rear-facing car seats until age two and booster seats until a child is 4'9′ tall'. These height requirements have to do with
Connecticut is the 35th state to require booster seats up to age eight, and is the eighth state to require children under two be put in rear-facing seats, according to the news release. Connecticut is the fifth state in 2017 to make the rear-facing
Strengthening laws, by requiring approved restraint devices appropriate for the child's age, height and weight, reduces injuries and deaths by requiring children who have outgrown car seats to use booster seats through age 8 or until seat belts fit
School-aged kids (kindergarten and up) who exceed the weight and/or height limits of a forward-facing car seat with a harness belt should ride in a belt-positioning booster seat until they're big enough to properly use a regular seat belt. And for the
This study used telephone interview data on booster seat use from a state-wide probability sample of parents with children ages 4 8-years-old who were living in Michigan. Interviews were completed with parents of children in 350 households. Analyses examined the entire sample, and three sub-groups: always users, part-time booster seat users, and booster seat non-users. Results indicated that booster seat legislation was a key determinant of the level of use and the motivation to use booster...