With smaller frames, children are more susceptible to injury in car crashes when not properly secured. And every day almost 2,600 kids under the age of 13 are in vehicles involved in collisions. To safeguard your children, learn how to protect them from the all-to-real risk of injury.
Of course, it is important to note how important it is for parents or other caregivers to also fasten their own seatbelts. In one story, a mother properly restrained her child, but neglected her own seatbelt. In a serious car accident, she was thrown from the vehicle and died. Her child sustained only minor injuries.