Child Saftey Seat Laws
Program Type: Policy - An ordinance, resolution, or law passed by a community that produces positive results.
These are enforced laws requiring infants and young children traveling in motor vehicles to be restrained in federally approved child safety seats appropriate for the child's age and size. This intervention is effective in increasing child safety seat use and reducing fatal and nonfatal injuries. This intervention is strongly reccomended based on scientific evidence.
Infants, Toddlers, Children
Injury Prevention , Maternal Child Health
Site or Location Name: Child Safety Seat Laws (policy)