For any parent or caregiver, it is important to understand how to choose and properly install the right car seat for your child. Next week is Child Passenger Safety Week, and the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) is supporting efforts by health and law enforcement agencies, community organizations and traffic safety partners to educate parents and caregivers on child seat safety. (pdf)

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Vehicular Heatstroke Outside of crashes, heatstroke is the leading cause of death among children 14 and younger. In 2017, 42 children lost their lives because they were left alone or forgotten in a hot car. Since 1998, more than 750 children have died due to vehicular...

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