Common mistakes when carrying children and babies in the car
Day by day we find ourselves with a sad reality, car accidents take many lives, some of them children. In all countries to a greater or lesser extent, there is an official regulation regarding the safety of children's cars. Increasingly, parents are aware of the need to take the child in the car wit
Day by day we find ourselves with a sad reality, car accidents take many lives, some of them children. In all countries to a greater or lesser extent, there is an official regulation regarding the safety of children's cars.
Increasingly, parents are aware of the need to take the child in the car with the current safety systems. However, in some cases, even with special devices for babies and children in the car, mistakes are made that can cause irreparable damage. Put a solution to these small errors due to haste or nerves, will avoid major evils.
Errors in the safety of cars for children and babies
Who has not been in a hurry at some time and has not tightened the harness of your child? o Have you ever adjusted the seat anchor properly and jumped in full gear? Here are some mistakes of the parents regarding the safety of their children in the cars:
- Some seats pass a brother to another without valuing that these devices also have an expiration date. It is advisable to review the manufacturer's instructions since in many cases, after a few years, the initial stability and protection is not guaranteed.
- The economic crisis or money problems leads us to purchase second-hand products, but in the case of safety systems for children in cars it is important to buy chairs first hand to ensure their good condition.
- Babies have to sit in the opposite direction to the walking, but they will never be able to do it in a front seat with the aribag activated. Check the car's instructions to cancel its operation. In addition, in many countries, babies are also allowed to travel in the front seat. No - Do not change the baby's position too soon, many parents feel the need to turn the baby's position too fast to see them in the rearview mirror, but a braking could be fatal in this case for the fragile body of the baby.- Periodically check the manufacturer's instructions to know
when to take the baby to the next device of the car
according to his weight and height. Not only depends on the age of the child who sits in a chair or another, but also their size. - It is convenient to take the time necessary to install the seats in the car. Many parents get desperate trying to anchor them correctly and, sometimes, the rush or the nerves cause that they are not well installed. If you are not sure ask for help. - Do not worry as much about the comfort of the child in the seat as it is about
your harness being tight. Many children complain when they have the ribbons around their bodies and the parents give in by loosening the harness. A gesture that can be dangerous in the face of an emergency braking or a blow.
- Teach your children with the example, if you do not wear a seatbelt it is difficult for your child to understand that he does have to.