Here are some guidelines for choosing a seat and an outline of the penalties for violating massachusetts’s child safety seat laws. This is scary because another statistic says 96% of parents believe their child safety seats are installed correctly.
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Car seat rules ma. The child seat safety laws in massachusetts can be summarized as follows: “regardless of whether you have a seat that complies to the new regulations or not, we would always recommend that you keep your child on a high backed booster seat and don’t remove the back section. In most newer cars, you can lock the seat belt by pulling it all the way out and then allowing it to retract to keep the seat belt tight around the car safety seat.