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Kids First Podcast: Car Seat Safety

Kids First Podcast: Car Seat Safety


car seat safety

Our very own Sarah Nussbaum, RN is an expert at car seat safety and it’s a good thing because there is SO MUCH to learn about how to keep your little ones safe while in the car. In this episode we will discuss:

  • American Academy of Pediatrics recommendations
  • State of Illinois law on car seats
  • Why it’s important to keep your child rear facing because of their bone structure
  • What types of car seats are available: Infant, Convertible, Combination, High Back, Low Back
  • Pinch test for correct fit
  • The 5 steps to Seatbelt
  • Aftermarket products and car seats

Resources:

https://thecarseatlady.com

https://www.safekids.org

https://www.nhtsa.gov

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