Britax Car Seat Safety Seminar – This Saturday
Britax Car Seat Safety Seminar hosted by Barb Baines, the Britax Canadian Child Passenger Safety Advocate.
When: November 24th, at 11:00am – 12:00 noon
Where: Safety Superstore Mississauga
Presentation: Birth to Booster, An Overview of Car Seats and Car Seat Safety
- How to tell if you are using the right car seat for your child based on age, weight and development
- Identifying each type of car seat (infant, infant/child, etc.)
- Checking your car seat installation
The content of this presentation has been prepared for the average parent or caregiver.
Presenter: Barbara Baines, long-time investigator and child restraint specialist for Transport Canada, has partnered with BRITAX as a child
passenger safety advocate in Canada.
The presentation will last 25 to 30 minutes followed by a question and answer session.
Those attending the presentations will be able to purchase any Britax items including car seats, strollers and accessories for 10% off the day of the event only.
During her 27-year career with Transport Canada, Baines led investigations into vehicle crashes across Canada, inspecting and evaluating children’s
restraint systems, air bags and seat belt assemblies to identify and determine safety defects.
She oversaw Transport Canada’s testing of seat belt assemblies, children’s restraint systems and children’s booster seats.
Baines has conducted training courses for car seat technicians and car seat instructors across Canada, training nearly 3,000 individuals in child safety.