Child Passenger Safety

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Jackie Bain




Child Passenger Safety

In 2009, there were a total of 23,237 children between the ages of newborn to 5 that were involved in traffic crashes on Ohio's roadways. Of these, 2736 were injured and14 lost their lives.

The Delaware General Health District is dedicated to helping parents and caregivers keep children safe while riding in motor vehicles by providing the Delaware County Child Passenger Safety Program:


The Delaware General Health District’s child occupant protection program is supported by the Ohio Department of Health: Ohio Buckles BuckeyesSafe Kids Ohio and the Friends for Life Fund.

To learn more about Ohio’s Child Occupant Protection law visit