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No Child Should Die in a Hot Car: Look Twice Before You Lock
Leaving kids alone in cars is not only illegal in many States, but on a warm day it’s downright lethal—so lethal that 636 children died in hot cars between 1998 and 2014. Learn why habitually checking all the seats in your car before locking the door can save a child’s life.
Never Give Up Until They Buckle Up.
Whether you have children or are expecting a little one, it’s important to make sure everyone buckles up every time.
Parent's Guide to Playing it Safe with Kids and Cars
A Parent's Guide
To Playing it Safe
With Kids and Cars
This downloadable brochure is designed to equip you with easy-to-understand information about today's vehicle safety features, car seats and how to keep your kids safe in and around vehicles.
Car Seat and Booster Seat Guidelines
There are many car seat and booster seat choices on the market. Use this information to help you choose the right seat for your child’s age and size.
Think Safe,
Ride Safe,
Be Safe!
Traffic Safety
This campaign from NHTSA and Ludorum, producers of the Chuggington™ television series, provides you tools to help your child walk and ride more safely.
Safety for Life

At NHTSA, we work to save lives on our Nation’s roadways. That includes doing everything we can to keep your children safe on the road. We’re leading the effort, but you’re the key to protecting your family.

In this section, you’ll find information and resources to keep your children safe on the road. Whether you’re buying your child’s first car seat, deciding whether to let your kids walk to school or take a bus, handing the car keys to your teenager, or wondering how safe your car is, we’re here to answer your questions.

Check back to this site often to keep up with the latest information and guidelines.

Tween Parents – Never Give Up Until They Buckle Up.