Car Seats

Recaro Recalls 173,000 Child Safety SeatsRecaro Child Safety is recalling more than 173,000 car seats in the U.S. because the top tether can detach from the seat in a crash.
5 Common Child Car Seat Safety MistakesThere are several common mistakes that parents make when it comes to car seat safety, and some of them might be surprising.
Safety Institute Suggests Booster Seats Until Kids Reach 12The safety message couldn't be clearer: seat belts save lives. But, experts are reminding parents that seat belts were built for adults, so children may need to stay in booster seats much longer than is legally required.
Study Finds Many Kids Use Car Seats ImproperlyProper car seat use is a problem for kids in the United States, a study suggests, with many parents ignoring or unaware of current guidelines that ensure a child's safety.
Rash Of 3rd Row Seat Thefts Concern PolicePolice in University Park are warning residents about a rash of thefts from full-size SUVs. Police say thieves have been stealing third-row seats from the vehicles and then putting them up for sale online and at flea markets.
Subaru Recalls Forester SUVs To Fix Seat BeltsSubaru is recalling more than 275,000 Forester SUVs because a rear seat belt may not hold a child seat in place securely.
The Anchor Mom: Preventing Baby Deaths in Hot Cars
The Anchor Mom: This Memorial Day, Make Sure Your Child Arrives AliveThis Memorial Day travel weekend, please check your child's car and/or booster seats for safe installation. It saved my daughter's life. Here's our story, and how to check your child's seat for safety.
Kids Should Stay In Car Seats Longer, Doctors SayNew guidelines for parents say children should ride in rear-facing car seats until they are 2 years old.