Most convertible seats have limits that permit children to ride rear-facing for 2 or more years.
For teenagers, the sleep loss caused by Daylight Saving Time can be even more pronounced than it is for adults, which can lead to drowsy driving.
We asked Lorrie Walker, Safe Kids Worldwide training manager and technical advisor, about the safety of car seat covers and inserts.
Leaving a child alone in a car can lead to serious injury or death from heatstroke, even in cooler temperatures.
Parents and their teens need to recognize that with driving comes great responsibilities and great dangers for which many teens are not prepared.