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Child Safety in Passenger Vehicles

Motor vehicle crashes are the number one cause of death for children between the ages of 1 and 16. Although the child death rate has decreased as the trend of properly restraining children has risen, automobiles are still not always designed with the safety of children in mind and new laws are needed to insure the safest highway, and driveway, for America's children.

On February 28th, 2007, Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook tells Congress to improve motor vehicle child safety. Click here to read her testimony.

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