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Melanie J. VanOverloop

Safer School Buses for Children – Why Seat Belts on Buses Should be Mandatory

Children are required to wear a seat belt when riding in their family’s mini-van – so why are they not required to wear seat belts on school buses? As the nation mourns the loss of at least 5 children who […]

David Rapoport

Today’s JetBlue Turbulence Incident Once Again Illustrates the Compelling Need to Guarantee Babies Seats and Age Appropriate Restraints When Flying

Today’s news once again includes a story about a severe turbulence incident on a commercial flight. According to CNN: “At least 22 customers and two crew members were taken to a hospital for evaluation after a JetBlue flight experienced rough […]

David Rapoport

American Airlines Turbulence Incident Illustrates the Compelling Need to Guarantee Babies Seats and Age Appropriate Restraints When Flying

Today’s news includes a story about a severe turbulence incident on a commercial flight. According to USA Today, “seven people were injured after severe turbulence hit an American Airlines Boeing 767 flying from Miami to Milan late Sunday…. The seat […]