Videos Illustrating Consequences of CRS Misuse and Nonuse

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Rear-facing vs. forward-facing

Tether vs. no tether

Forward-facing loose installation with and without correctly used tether

6YO dummy without a belt-positioning booster seat

6YO dummy with a belt-positioning booster seat

Rear-facing incorrect belt path versus correct belt path

Loose installation vs. tight installation

Frontal impact: loose harness vs. snug harness

Forward-facing incorrect belt path versus correct belt path

Harness slots too low (below shoulders) vs. harness slots correct

3YO dummy unrestrained vs. a forward-facing harnessed restraint

Frontal impact locking clip used on wrong side of child seat

Frontal-impact airbag into rear-facing child restraint