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Booster Seat Laws Limit Injury And Death
2012-11-06 13:02:45

Buckle up–that’s the recommendation safety experts give to passengers in an automobile. However, even though buckles can provide safety, they may be harmful for some children who may need booster seats along with seat belts.

2012-10-25 04:01:45

Seattle accident lawyer Chris Davis offers legal commentary on NHTSA’s report on seat belt use rates across the nation. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 25, 2012

A Third Of Children Are Incorrectly Restrained In Cars
2012-10-09 18:54:22

In a new study published by the Norwegian Institute of Public Health, researchers found that car accidents are the main cause of serious injury and death among children in that country and that 37 percent of all children under the age of 16 are incorrectly restrained.

Automatic Braking Systems On Automobiles May Help Save Lives
2012-10-03 12:33:47

Virginia Tech engineers find warning systems may reduce serious injuries by 50%


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.