Tag Archive: car seat

Today, Gov. Ralph Northam signed a new child passenger safety bill that could help save lives. The new bill requires children in Virginia to remain rear-facing in their car seats until age 2 or the minimum weight limit called for by the car seat manufacturer. If your vehicle does not have a back seat, the child may sit in the front passenger seat but only when the passenger seat airbag... View Article

May 29 2018

Did you know that road injuries are the leading cause of preventable deaths and injuries to children in the U.S.? When used correctly, child safety seats can reduce the risk of death by as much as 71 percent, but three out of four car seats are not used or installed properly. Corri Miller-Hobbs, program coordinator for Safe Kids Virginia at CHoR, answered questions about car seats – the different types,... View Article

Sep 22 2017

When we have child safety questions, we turn to our in-house expert, Corri Miller-Hobbs. She’s a mom, registered nurse and Safe Kids Virginia Program Coordinator.Q: How do you help keep kids safe in the car during the winter months?A: Parents can help keep their children warm and safe when traveling this winter by following this car seats and coats tip:Unfortunately if heavy coats, snowsuits, and blankets are worn under the... View Article

Dec 10 2014

Please see the important recall information below from Graco and check your seats accordingly.Potential Problem:As part of our continuous product testing and improvement process, Graco identified that food and dried liquids that can make some harness buckles progressively more difficult to open over time or become stuck in the latched position. Therefore, Graco has decided to conduct a voluntary recall on the harness buckles used on all toddler convertible car... View Article

Feb 12 2014