Fifty children a week are treated in United States emergency rooms as a result of being backed over and crushed under their parents’ cars. But a new law named after a Long Island child that mandates rear cameras in all cars has stalled in Washington.
Backing up has come a long way!
Each week, about 50 children are hit by cars while backing up, often in the owner’s driveway. Now there’s a new proposal could make rearview cameras mandatory in all vehicles.