Car Seat Safety Basics

by Brandon Myers | Last Updated: November 28, 2020

Every parent knows that it’s important to use a car seat for their children, but did you know that nearly half of all car seats are installed or used incorrectly? Or that of the children aged 12 years and younger who died in fatal crashes in 2018, 33% of them were completely unrestrained? That’s not all. Consider these important statistics for car seat use:

It’s obvious you should use a car seat to protect the health and safety of your children when they’re riding in a vehicle. Follow these tips to properly select, install, and use car seats for your children:


Brandon Myers is a Drivers Education and Safe Driving enthusiast. After a rollover vehicle crash and DUI, Myers has dedicated his life and career to the Drivers Education industry. Believing safe driving techniques save lives, Myers has spent over 5 years improving the industry with IDriveSafely, Aceable, and