In an effort to reduce these numbers, the HAAD has been promoting the use of child car seats and has conducted training in collaboration with Safe Kids Worldwide, a global network of organisations with a mission of preventing unintentional childhood injury, to certify 15 child passenger safety technicians
and educationists in the emirate.
Parents and young children benefit from safety professionals and volunteers who achieve national certification in the child passenger safety technician
For pediatricians who are located in central areas, finding special needs car seats and child passenger safety technicians
may not be all that difficult.
com, the RAV4 earned a perfect score in each category of the test, which was performed by certified child passenger safety technicians
using an infant seat, convertible seat and booster seat.
It was attended by healthcare workers, who are already trained by HITC/ Kulluna to be child passenger safety technicians
, who are actively working with children with special needs and their families.
Saturday at Valley River Center, main parking lot at Valley River Drive and Valley River Way; certified child passenger safety technicians
will help install and check installation of child safety seats; free event sponsored by Eugene police, Valley River Center, KDUK radio and Bi-Coastal Media, Oregon Department of Transportation and Alliance for Community Traffic Safety of Oregon.