All about child car seats

In other countries, a newborn cannot leave the hospital without securing a car seat first. In the Philippines, however, we are still lobbying for a law that requires car seats for children below 12 years old. But with or without a law, we should be able to prioritize the safety of our children. There are … Continue reading All about child car seats

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Legislators call on strict implementation of road safety laws, passage of child safety in motor vehicles bill

In the Philippines, records from the Philippine Statistics Authority showed that an average of 34 persons are killed due to road crashes every day. Globally, a person dies every 25 seconds. Recognizing the need for addressing one of the top ten killers in the world, the Global Road Safety Partnership (GRSP) in collaboration with the … Continue reading Legislators call on strict implementation of road safety laws, passage of child safety in motor vehicles bill

Importance of proper forward-facing child restraint installation

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