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Rear-facing car seats keep children safe in rear impact crashes
Posted at 5:52 AM, Apr 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-03 05:54:04-04
Children sitting in a rear-facing car seat are safe when the driver is rear-ended.
Researchers with SAE International say these car seats are a safe choice no matter where the impact comes from.
The study says these seats absorbed crash forces because it supports the child's head, neck and spine.
More than 25% of accidents are rear impact crashes.
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