Family Vehicle Safety

When to Replace the Safety Restraints in Your Family Vehicle

Posted by on Jan 28, 2017 in Family Vehicle Safety | Comments Off on When to Replace the Safety Restraints in Your Family Vehicle

E-Z-ON PRODUCTS, INC. of FLORIDA knows the importance of owning a safety restraint that properly protects us against the dangers of the road. Safety restraints have often protected individuals from serious injury during an otherwise fatal accident, and these devices are essential to our protection, but do they last? Surprisingly, many individuals may go through their car’s entire lifespan before replacing a seat belt, a decision that could prove fatal in the event of an accident. So how does one know when seat belt replacement is necessary? E-Z-ON has some tips to help drivers make...

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Summer Safety: Staying Aware of Transportation Dangers for Children

Posted by on May 27, 2016 in Family Vehicle Safety | Comments Off on Summer Safety: Staying Aware of Transportation Dangers for Children

Many people find summer to be the most exciting time of year. The weather has warmed up, the water is just right, and school is officially out. Due to a multitude of circumstances, however, the summer months can quickly bring newfound dangers to our families’ everyday commute. Many families, especially those who have children with special needs, use the summer to spend quality time with one another. It is important that when travelling with our families that we remain aware of potential accidents, and be aware of transportation dangers. Here are 3 Transportation Dangers to be Aware of This...

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Preparing for a Summer Road Trip: Seat Belt Safety & More

Posted by on May 26, 2015 in Family Vehicle Safety | Comments Off on Preparing for a Summer Road Trip: Seat Belt Safety & More

In preparation for National Safety Month, E-Z-ON PRODUCTS, INC. of FLORIDA® has put together a few tips for parents, designed to help them keep kids safe on hot summer road trips. One item that isn’t talked about as much is seat belt safety in the family vehicle. Everyone knows to make sure kids are “buckled up”, but what happens if a child ends up in the middle seat that has no shoulder strap, or wants to take their seat belt off to lay down for a nap? Here are a Few Summer Road Trip Safety Tips, Starting with Seat Belt Safety: Seat Belt Safety in the Family...

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Product Spotlight: The Kid-YC Harness for School Bus Children with or without Special Needs

Posted by on Apr 29, 2015 in Family Vehicle Safety, School Bus Safety | Comments Off on Product Spotlight: The Kid-YC Harness for School Bus Children with or without Special Needs

E-Z-ON PRODUCTS, INC. of FLORIDA® specializes in passenger safety restraints for children and adults with special needs, and also offers many popular safety restraint options for those without special needs. One such product is the Kid-YC Harness, a school bus safety restraint system that works with the vehicle’s existing seat belt system, and is very popular in the pupil transportation industry. E-Z-ON®’s Kid-YC Harness The Kid-YC Harness (#43-YC) is a smaller version of the 86Y Universal Harness, and fits children up to 100 pounds. The tethered double-shoulder harness easily...

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Car Seats: Information for Families for 2013

Posted by on Apr 17, 2013 in Family Vehicle Safety | Comments Off on Car Seats: Information for Families for 2013

Aug. 7, 2012 — When children are passengers in cars, trucks, and vans, low numbers of them are using car safety restraints appropriate for their age group, a new study shows. Researchers also found that many youngsters may be at an increased risk of injury during a motor vehicle accident because they are sitting in the front seat of cars at ages when they shouldn’t be and when seat belts might not fit them — if they are worn at all. “The most important finding from this study is that, while age and racial disparities exist, overall few children are using the restraints...

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