Governor Jerry Brown has signed measures this week, requiring children younger than 2 years of age to travel in a rear facing car seat.
AB 53 is the bill assembled by Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, does not apply to children that weigh more that 40 pounds or 40 inches or taller.
The new law will go into effect on January 1, 2017.
The law is placed for to protect children in any form of car accident.
Car seat safety is crucial for every parent to keep in mind. Making sure the car seat is safely fastened will protect your child.
If you’re child has been injured due to defected car seat, contact Bergener Mirejovsky to learn more about your options at 1-800-881-2021.