The death of a 4-year-old prompted, yet again, discussions on the importance of car seats. In America, they already have a law that requires car seats for children. Those who are apprehended will pay fines and can have their licenses revoked. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQqXtPoNRXs However, in the Philippines, we are still without one. This is despite the … Continue reading Are we going to wait for fatal crashes?
A father recounts his daughter's tragedy. Know the importance of booster seats, know no regrets. Watch this video from Child Passenger Safety on Youtube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E7wUTNF_YDE Moms and dads, safety first! It’s time to #BuckleUpKidsPH as we push for #SaferRoadsPH #ForTheKids!
Air bags have saved thousands of lives from frontal crashes since its inception in the 80s. Air bags located by the steering wheel are made to protect the drivers, while the one in the dashboard are to protect the passenger. However, these air bags are only located in front. They are not made to protect … Continue reading Air bags and why they won’t save our kids
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=733f_pBvRwA Car seats and booster seats used to be bulky and are permanently installed in the car. Now, imagine travelling with your kid and using cars which may or may not have car seats. Horror, right? In this video, mom.me reviewed several travel-friendly car and booster seats. While these may not be available in the … Continue reading Fun and portable car seats to check out!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKwnh1jUHmU Video Source Simulated crash tests show the importance of proper child restraint installation. Most parents don't realize they need to use the top tethers for forward-facing child restraints. Attaching the top tether keeps the restraint from pitching too far forward in a crash putting children at risk of head or neck injuries. Tethers are … Continue reading Importance of proper forward-facing child restraint installation