Child Car Seats/School Bus Safety
If you have small children, you are required by law to use use child safety seats in your car.
Each year thousands of young children are killed or injured in car crashes. You can help keep this from happening to your child by using car safety seats and seat belts correctly on every single trip you take. Learn more. While there are numerous car safety seats on the market, none of them can be categorized as safest. The best choice for your child is the one that fits his or her size and weight and is installed correctly. To help you compare seats, see the American Academy of Pediatrics’s guide.
Every day, millions of kids ride school buses. As is the case with every type of vehicle, accidents happen. Pedestrian safety around school buses is critically important. Parents need to teach their kids how to stay safe waiting for, getting on, riding and exiting the bus. See this link on the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) website.