When used and installed correctly, car seats and safety belts can prevent injuries and save lives. Correctly used child safety seats can reduce the risk of death by as much as 71 percent.
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Comprehensive Car Seat Sheet
Forward-facing car seats
Rear-facing car seats
Guide to proper fit and correct use of rear-facing car seats, including when to move to forward-facing car seat. En Espanol
Please note: The videos below show adjusting the harness for one type of car seat. Consult your car seat manufacturer instructors for details regarding the harnessing for your specific car seat.