Celebrate our Milestone: 300,000 Facebook Group Members!

We’ve grown from a small group of dedicated advocates, we’ve grown into a non-profit organization with a reach we couldn’t possibly have envisioned seven years ago. Our story started with a commitment to helping caregivers select, install, and use their car seats properly; it has expanded into a vision where one day every family achieving that goal is within reach.  We’ve also expanded our vision to include doing everything we can to increase awareness around vehicular heatstroke.

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Booster Seat Basics: Adjusting your Child’s Booster Seat

Raising a booster seat’s headrests is a pretty simple process that many parents don’t know needs to happen.  Instead, they take their child out of a booster seat too soon, which is the last thing we’d like to see! If your child is having trouble fitting into that high back booster, the first thing to do is to raise the booster seat’s headrest. You can make your kiddo safer and much more comfortable with just a squeeze!

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Britax Skyline Review

Britax retired the longtime favorite Parkway booster seat this spring and replaced it with the Highpoint, Midpoint and Skyline highback booster seats. Recently we reviewed the Highpoint, and we were happy to spend some time with the Skyline. Along with the Emblem and Allegiance convertible car seats, the Skyline is a member of Britax’s Essentials line

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Crash Dynamics for Dummies

To understand how car seat engineers design their products, let’s look at the simplest elements of crash dynamics.  We always remind our readers that it’s essential that every child be in the correct, properly used seat for their age and size; crash dynamics help illustrate why those factors are so important.

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