Supported by a grant from State Farm Insurance, this NEW program focuses on educating and training parents and caregivers about effective ways to protect their children in and around vehicles. Despite vehicle accidents being the number one killer of children in the U.S., “Childproof Your Ride” is the first program developed solely to focus on making the environment in and around vehicles safer.
It is common for people to think of their vehicles simply as a means for getting from point A to point B. Every environment has risks and vehicles can be one of the most dangerous environments that children and families encounter every day. encourages parents to visit the “Childproof Your Ride” website for more information on how to protect children. The website provides safety information on topics such as car seat safety, blindzones, power windows, vehicle safety features and offers simple habits parents can incorporate into their daily lives to help keep their children safe.