Car Seats

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Feds Seek New Side Impact Safety Rules For Child Car Seats

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration seeks to upgrade standards for child seats for children weighing up to 40 pounds to include a new test that simulates a side crash.

01/22/2014

The Britax Frontier 85 (Image courtesy: Britax)

Most Booster Seats Do Well In New Safety Rankings

More than half of child booster seats that went on sale this year earned a top rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

11/07/2013

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Grandparents May Not Know Best When It Comes To Babysitting

Families with two working parents are becoming the rule rather than the exception. With that trend comes a rising number of grandparents who are taking over the care of the kids.

12/25/2012

Kids Making Sauce, Cooking

How To Tell The Kids The Marriage Is Over

Recent studies contradict studies done in the 70s and 80s and have shown that kids do get beat up emotionally in a divorce and some never recover.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/01/2012

Airplane

Medical Minute: Kids And Air Flight

WBZ’s Dr. Murray Feingold talks about the safest way for young children to fly.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/20/2011

The American Academy of Pediatrics now recommends kids don’t move to front-facing car seats until after age 2.

Kids’ Car Seat Guidelines Changed – Again

Children should ride in rear-facing car seats longer, until they are 2 years old instead of 1, according to updated advice.

03/21/2011

Car Seats

The Parent Report: Car Seats

WBZ’s Doug Cope talks about how car seats do save lives.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/15/2011

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