Keeping Our Children Safe on the Road: An Update on Child Passenger Safety from the MN Department of Public Safety, Office of Traffic Safety
One of our most basic responsibilities as parents is to keep our children safe. With car crashes still the leading cause of death for children under 14, that responsibility can feel especially daunting on today’s busy roads. But following best child passenger safety practices makes a huge difference, as this week’s Mom Enough guest, Heather Darby from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, Office of Traffic Safety, knows well. Tune in to get the latest information on what you can do to keep your child as safe as possible at every age. Then have grandparents, babysitters and anyone else who cares for your child listen too!
What new things did you learn in this Mom Enough discussion of child passenger safety? In what ways should you be going beyond what the law requires to keep your child safe? What is your personal or family policy about distracted driving? Should it be even stricter? Leave a comment below!
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