February 13, 2014
Health Tip: Protect Kids in Motor Vehicle Crashes
Always use car seats and seat belts
(HealthDay News) -- Motor vehicle crashes are deadly and all-too-common, but making sure passengers -- notably children -- are properly buckled up can help save lives.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggests these tips:
- Make sure you know how and when to use car seats and/or seat belts for children.
- Always use seat belts, even when traveling very short distances.
- Set a good example for your child by always wearing your seat belt.