One of the most common mistakes a new parent or grandparent make is putting in the car seat wrong. The car seat must be properly secured in the car or else it risk falling during the ride. If the straps are not configured correctly or the baby incorrectly the baby may move and choke when his airways become blocked, it’s called positional asphyxiation. We will go over some tips for car seats safety in this article to ensure a happy safe trip.
How do you ensure your car seat is safe?
First choose the right type of car seat for the situation and vehicle. As the child grows you may have to replace the seat if the seat doesn’t have a strap configuration for the size or weight of the child.
Car Seat Types
Rear Facing Car Seat
The ideal seat choice for small children and babies.
Forward-Facing Car Seat
Car Seat Belt
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