Child Car Seats

Road trauma is a leading cause of death and disabling injury for children in Australia. Research conducted in Australia shows that if you put children in the right fitting child car seat – right for their age – but more importantly, for their size, many of these deaths and injuries can be prevented.


Car Seats Save Lives website – an online resource created to help parents and carers keep children safe in cars. This website is an initiative of Early Learning Association Australia (ELAA) in partnership with VicRoads and the Victorian Transport Accident Commission. It features the latest in video and other resources to guide parents and carers through buying, fitting and using child restraints and booster seats in cars.