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American Academy of Pediatrics Shopping Guide to Car Seats
American Academy of Pediatrics annual publication to help parents choose the appropriate type and size of car seat for their children.
Air Bag and Seat Belt Safety Campaign
Statistics, resources for air bag education and upgrading safety belt laws.
Car-Safety.org Info and Forums
Buying guides, articles and forums on vehicle and car seat safety.
Car Seat Site
Keeping kids safe in cars.  Information on rear-facing, correct use, recommended seats and special section on tethering in a Toyota Sienna.
Safe Ride Help Online
SafetyBeltSafe USA's national website with information, resources and technical encyclopedia.
Safe Ride News
The goal of Safe Ride News Publications is to help save lives and prevent injury to children in traffic. We do this primarily by developing accurate and up-to-date information on injury prevention for professionals, advocates, and parents.
Car Seat Database
Online car seat database with entries to tell you what might fit in a particular vehicle.  While not complete, it may help to give parents an idea of what kind of car seat to look for.  Also lists recommended seats.

SeatCheck.org Car Seat Inspections
Online database to find a child passenger safety technician or inspection station near you.
Rear-Facing Tether Information
Information on tethering Britax convertible seats in the rear-facing position.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Child Passenger Safety Information
Statistics, educational materials, list of federal regulations, child restraint and vehicle safety information.
Indiana University's Automotive Safety Program
The Automotive Safety Program at Riley Children's Hospital in Indianapolis provides information on special needs child safety seats, car seat clinics, training opportunities and Indiana SAFE KIDS coalition.
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
Crash test results and information on vehicle safety..
University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center
Offers information on Child Restraint in North Carolina, information on choosing and using child safety seats, and links to other child passenger safety information and resources.
National Safekids Organization
Information on protecting kids from unintentional injury - the number 1 cause of injury and death to children.
DaimlerChrysler's Fit For a Kid Program
How-to videos, fitting station locator and car seat resources.
Don's Car Seat Page

A guide to child passenger safety on the web.

KIDS AND CARS
Dedicated to the prevention of injuries and deaths due to children being left unattended in or around motor vehicles

KidSafe.com
Child safety and parenting resources about kids and teenagers, offering free child safety reports, and products that parents can use to better protect their family members and family values.

Rural Passenger Safety, Texas Cooperative Extension
Printed materials, guides and fact sheets. 

4 R Kids Sake
Protecing children from preventable injuries and death in and around cars through awareness, education, legislation and product redesign.
Child Safety Seats Links Page
Large list of links to answer all your child safety seat questions. 
(A special "Thanks" to the students in Mrs. DiCaprio's 4th Grade class at Pine Mountain School District in California for sending us this one!)