If you’re a parent, you know finding the right car seat for your child can seem like an impossible task, something you need an engineering degree to figure out. And to be sure, there are lots of different options and types of seats. But our friends at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and SaferCar.gov have developed tools and resources to help you make sure your children are safe whenever they’re in your car. A few basic steps can potentially prove the difference between a safe ride and a serious injury, or even death.
Learn about how to choose the right seat, how to install it and what to do when your child grows out of his or her seat. More than 30,000 people are killed and 2 million more injured on our roads every year, so all parents need to take a few minutes to understand how to keep their kids safe in the car.