Why should child safety seats be used?

Answer Child safety seats help to reduce the number of children killed or injured in automobile crashes. If installed properly and used according to manufacturers' instructions, child safety seats play a ... Read More »

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Guidelines for Child Safety Seats in Texas?

In 2009, Texas enhanced its child restraint law. The state began requiring booster seat use until children meet certain age or size thresholds. The Texas Department of Public Safety said that child... Read More »

Do the older backless car seats or boosters that have a portion that comes across the front of the child and holds the seat belt meet safety regulations?

AnswerI can't find anywhere on the net that says either way. I did find something that said use a newer booster and described the kind with just the seat, not the thing across the front, but that s... Read More »

Safety Rating on Car Seats?

As the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration explains, all car seats on the U.S. market meet the dynamic testing requirements set in federal motor vehicle safety regulations. NHTSA ... Read More »

What are safety regulations on car seats?

There are some really helpful guidelines for the correct installation and use of car seats on the Liberty Mutual Solutions site. In a crash, most injuries to children happen because the child is in... Read More »