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  • Preventing Hot Car Deaths

    Preventing Hot Car Deaths

    Hot car deaths are completely preventable. According to, a tragic total of 939 children have died from heat-related deaths after being left or trapped inside vehicles between 1998 and September 2021 (27 in 2021, 24 in 2020, 52 in 2019, 53 in 2018, 43 in 2017). On average, 39 children die in heat-related vehicle […] More

  • The Right Seat

    Is Your Child in the Right Car Seat?

    Did you know that every 33 seconds a child under 13 is involved in a car crash in the United States? That fact probably is not the first thing you think about when you are hauling your kids to school, the grocery store, or anywhere else around town. And really, you should not have to […] More

  • INNX Nylon Dog Safety Belt Tether Review

    INNX Nylon Dog Safety Belt Tether Review

    I have two small dogs that I travel with often. To keep Espen and Kenobi safe, I use car seat tethers to prevent my dogs from running around my vehicle on road trips. I also use tethers to keep my animals from becoming dangerous projectiles in the case of an accident. When recently offered the […] More

  • Seat Belt with BeltLock 1

    BeltLock Review

    Disclosure: I received a BeltLock as part of an advertorial.   Kids love to unbuckle seat belts — which is a significant safety problem when the vehicle is moving. Although my daughter still rides in a rear facing car seat, she will someday move into a forward facing car seat and then a forward facing […] More