Author - Kim Wilschek

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Staying Rear Facing - Easier than you think!

Do you know when to turn your car seat around? Safety Squad has been telling parents for years to keep their kids rear-facing, at least until 2 years of age, or longer.  In March of 2011, the American Academy of Pediatrics officially updated their policy statement to include this recommendation.  Why is this so important?  Quite simply, it is safer.  And, not just a little safer, a lot safer.  Rear facing is 5X safer than forward facing.  This is the single most important thing parents can...

Posted on December 29, 2011 at 8:00 AM by Kim Wilschek