Car seat safety

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There are no figures on children fatality on Singapore’s roads. However, the following videos speak for themselves about the importance of car seats especially in the event of a car accident or car crash.

Safety information on car seats

Safety information on car seats

There are no figures on children fatality or injury on Singapore’s roads. However, 63% of all car seats are fitted incorrectly.

The following videos speak for themselves about the importance of children rear-facing car seats especially in the event of a car accident or car crash.

PLEASE DO NOT DO THE FOLLOWING!

Crash test:Child in mothers hands

NHTSA Crash Test of Unrestrained Infant

Maxi-cosi crash-test: carseat vs. no carseat

Forward facing crash test

Notice how the child’s head is whipped forward towards his knees in the next few videos.

Maxi-Cosi crash-test: adult belt is not enough

5 point harness vs. booster seat crash test

NHTSA Crash Test of Graco Safety Seat Child Seat

This is what happens during a side impact.

Crash Test - Forward vs. Rear Facing

Now, notice the difference between a forward-facing and a rear-facing child seat.

Rear facing car seat crash test

So for the sake of your children, please put them rear-facing so that injuries will be minimised as in the following videos.

So a plea to all parents, please apply this knowledge to protect our children.

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