Child Car Seats Films

RoSPA have produced a film entitled "Carrying Children Safely". The film is split up into several chapters which include introduction to child car seats and why they are needed, as well as sections on choosing and fitting rearward facing seats, forward facing seats, and booster seats and booster cushions. It also includes information about the laws on carrying children.

Chapter 1

Introduction - Why Child Seats Are Important

Chapter 2

Choosing & Fitting Rear-facing Child Seats

Chapter 3

Choosing & Fitting Forward-facing Child Seats

Chapter 4

Choosing & Fitting High Backed Booster Seats & Booster Cushions

Chapter 5

The Law On Using Child Car Seats

Chapter 6

Frequently Asked Questions

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Child Car Seats

The safest way for children to travel in cars is in a child seat that is suitable for their weight and size. Even in a minor crash, an unrestrained child would be thrown about inside the vehicle, injuring themselves and others. They could be thrown from the car through one of the windows.

RoSPA’s website on child car seats provides free advice on choosing, fitting and using child car restraints. It also includes information on carrying children safely; types of child seats; the law; safety standards. You can also search for local help and advice in the United Kingdom and other countries.

The Child Car Seats site includes the following advice:

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