Safe transportation for children with disabilities

Am J Occup Ther. 1989 Jan;43(1):31-6. doi: 10.5014/ajot.43.1.31.


Few guidelines are available on providing safe transportation for children who cannot use conventional auto restraints. This article discusses the misuse of restraints and reviews several modified car seats and other restraints that have been tested and that meet safety standards.

MeSH terms

  • Accidents, Traffic / prevention & control
  • Automobiles*
  • Casts, Surgical
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Disabled Persons*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Infant Equipment
  • Infant, Low Birth Weight
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Nervous System Diseases / therapy
  • Protective Devices*
  • Seat Belts