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Child Passenger Safety Week 2017

September 17 - September 23

September 17-23, 2017  (Child Passenger Safety Week) / September 23, 2017 (National Seat Check Saturday)

Car crashes are a leading cause of death for children 1 to 13 years old. Many deaths and injuries can be prevented by proper use of car seats, boosters and seat belts. Getting safety information and car seat instructions to parents and caregivers is crucial to saving young lives.

Find free safety materials (in English and Spanish) to generate awareness about child car safety in your community during Child Passenger Safety Week and National Seat Check Saturday at: https://www.trafficsafetymarketing.gov/get-materials/child-safety/child-passenger-safety-week

NHTSA Handouts:

How To Use A Car Seat Harness

What is a Tether and Why is it Important?

How to Use a Car Seat Tether

 

Details

Start:
September 17
End:
September 23
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.trafficsafetymarketing.gov/get-materials/child-safety/child-passenger-safety-week

Organizer

NHTSA
Website:
www.nhtsa.gov