Despite the fact that it is now illegal not to put a child in a car seat, many people are still not adhering to the law. This is according to a report by Automobile Association (AA).
Peggy Mars, founder of non-profit organisation, Wheel Well says people seem unaware of how important car seats and the extent they can save a child's life during an accident.
I know how unaffordable car seats are to parents ... but it is so vital that parents have car a seat in their car.— Peggy Mars, founder of non-profit organization
Mars says parents should go to every length to ensure they have one. She says it is frightening how extensive the non-compliance of using child car seats still is.
Listen to Peggy Mars speak about the importance of baby car seats below: