Car Seats Save Lives

Car Seats Save Lives

Did you know that car crashes are the leading cause of death in children? The importance of making sure your child rides safely in a vehicle cannot be overstated. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, “Every 32 seconds in 2017, one child under the age of 13 in a passenger vehicle was involved…

September is Baby Safety Month

Keeping Babies Safe: Baby Safety Month

Each September, the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) sponsors a Baby Safety Month to educate parents and caregivers on the safe and proper ways to use products at different stages.  Baby Proofing  The JPMA recommends baby-proofing your home well before the baby comes so you can add baby safety gadgets to your registry or purchase…

American Academy of Pediatrics Car Seat Guidelines Pediatric Care Group

New Car Seat Guidelines

One of the most dangerous places for a child is riding in the car. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, “car crashes remain a leading cause of death for children. Over the last 10 years, 4 children under 14 and younger died each day.” On August 30th, The American Academy of Pediatrics released new…

American Academy of Pediatrics Car Seat Guidelines Pediatric Care Group

Car Seat Safety

It is estimated that nearly 90% of all car seats are being used incorrectly. Sometimes it takes more than just a “click” to be sure your children are safe. To ensure safety, follow the manufacturer’s guidelines for installation, and complete safety checks frequently. Here are a few tips to ensure your child’s car seat safety:…