Child Passenger Safety

Collage of the four car seat stages: Rear-facing, forward-facing, booster, and seat belt
Buckle Up Every Age, Every Seat, Every Trip

Motor vehicle injuries are a leading cause of death among children in the United States, but many of these deaths can be prevented.  Parents and caregivers can reduce the risk of serious injuries and deaths by up to 80% by making sure children are properly buckled in the correct car seat or booster seat.

Guidelines for Parents and Caregivers
Chart showing the four stages of correct child safety seats and boosters for children of different ages