From bringing home a newborn to taking a ‘big kid’ to their first day of school, proper child safety seat installation is crucial. Without it, the safety seat can’t do its job to protect little ones.
Parents often don’t realize they are using child car seats incorrectly. Mistakes can be as small as clipping the harness in the wrong spot or as big as using a seat that no longer meets safety standards. These mistakes are dangerous because they increase the risk of injury to the child in the event of a motor vehicle crash. Learn 20 common car seat mistakes, their dangers, and how to fix them.