Appropriate Car Seats
Saturday, August 20th, 2016
The Texas Department of Public Safety has created an excellent website which presents guidelines for child passenger saftety:
Texas DPS Carseat Information
This simplification has been long overdue. Here are important points to remember from these guidelines. First, NEVER turn forward-facing before child meets all three requirements (age, height, and weight) set by safety seat manufacturer for forward-facing. Second, continue to use a booster seat until the adult lap/shoulder safety belt fits them properly.
The Car Seat Lady has an excellent 5 step test to determine when your child is able to ride without a booster seat:
Please call the office and speak with the nurses if you have any questions. Also, continue to send your questions to email@example.com