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Child Injury | Car Seats
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administrations recommends that children ride in a safety seat until their shoulders are above the top set of the shoulder strap slots.
Car Seat | Misuse
Misuse of car and booster seats may be characterize as as the improper installation of the car seat or booster, and improper positioning of the child in a car seat or booster.
Common misuse of child car seats or boosters include the following:
Rear-Facing Infant Seat: A misuse of this seat involves an incorrect amount of recline in the car seat. It is best that the car seat be positioned between a 30-45 degree angle (regardless of age).
Forward-Facing Car Seat: The misuse of this seat usually pertains to a loose installation. This type of seat is best installed when the seat can not move more than 1-inch laterally when pushed or pulled.
High-Back / Backless Booster Seat: A misuse of this seat involves a improperly placed lap belt across the abdomen or rib cage. It is best that the lap belt be placed across the hips/thighs of the child passenger.
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Ordaz Law, APC | Child Injury Attorney
Juan J. Ordaz Jr. provides candid, hardworking and personal legal representation to individuals seeking a child injury attorney in San Diego County. We help children (minors) suffering from a variety of injuries, who have sustained their injuries through different types of injury producing events. We believe that it is a necessity to represent children who have sustained traumatic and debilitating injuries, and suffered ultimate losses.
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