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Old 07-22-2009, 02:55 PM   #1
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B190 and children

Any experiance with children (in booster seats) and travelling in a B190. Looking for suggestions on securing the seats to the sofa or if this is just not a good idea...Thnaks

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Old 07-22-2009, 09:26 PM   #2
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sideways seating is not a good idea in any case and especially for children in booster seats.

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Old 07-22-2009, 09:46 PM   #3
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In not safe at all, but I'm not sure what the rules for a motor home are?

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I'm no expert, but I think the biggest need for bigger kids is proper positioning of the shoulder belt (on the shoulder, not the neck). Our kids, when over 5 or so..., have always ridden on our interstate sofa with no booster, and the lap belt fits securely. I would think that a booster might introduce problems when seated sideways, but again I'm just speculating.
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Old 07-29-2009, 06:34 AM   #5
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In many states, seat belts (believe it or not) are not required for anyone but the driver and front seat passenger. Sideways seat belts carry a different risk of injury than those in forward facing seats, but they do keep the occupants from flying around the inside of the vehicle in a collision; the most common cause of accident injury and deaths.

I'd think that the sideways lap belts would be better than nothing.

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