Safety Advocates Say Fatal Car Seat Failures Are 'Public Health Crisis'Safety advocates say automakers and regulators have acted with "criminal" negligence in failing to remedy a long-acknowledged auto safety flaw that watchdogs say has played a role in hundreds of deaths, creating a "public health crisis."
New Child Safety Seat Rules Go Into Effect In New JerseyChildren under age 2 and who weigh less than 30 pounds must be secured in a rear-facing seat that is equipped with a five-point harness.
Graco Issues Recall Over Stuck Car Seat Buckles; Feds Seek Wider RecallGraco is recalling nearly 3.8 million car safety seats because children can get trapped by buckles that may not unlatch. The recall covers 11 models sold from 2009 through 2013 by Graco Children's Products Inc. of Atlanta.
New York State Police To Crack Down On Seat Belt UsePolice will be setting up checkpoints at state parks and beaches starting this weekend as part of the "Buckle Up New York Summer Parks Initiative" which runs from July 13 through July 28.
Police: Drunk Man Crashes Through 7-Eleven On L.I.; Harms Pregnant GF, 10-Month-Old DaughterA pregnant woman and her 18-month-old daughter remain in the hospital Friday after a serious car accident on the Long Island Expressway.
Parents Carpooling Kids Often Skip Booster SeatsA new study by the University of Michigan’s C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital reveals this and more.
Father Charged With Murder In Death Of 2-Year-Old Tierra Morgan As Manhunt Continues The cause of death was determined to be homicidal violence, including submersion in water.
23,000 Infant Car Seats RecalledThe Consumer Product Safety Commission says the clip on the chest harness of the Chinese-made car seats can break loose and pose a risk of cuts or a choking hazard.