I Was Just Going Around the Corner! Make Sure All Children are Riding Safely on Every Trip
How often have we heard someone, including parents and caregivers, say, “I was just going around the corner!” Parents who would normally take precautions to make sure their children
are safe are often tempted to allow a lapse in safety when the risk is perceived as low. The myth that traveling a short distance does not pose a risk, is just that — a myth. Surveys show that
most crashes do occur close to home. A recent crash in a Texas city where an unrestrained 4- year-old was killed is a tragic reminder of the importance of keeping children riding safely restrained on every trip.
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