Restraint Use Among Fatally Injured Children In Passenger Vehicles By Age, 1985

 

    Under 1 year 1 to 3 4 to 8 9 to 12 Total
Unrestrained Number 85 230 267 223 805
  Percent 65% 71% 69% 77% 71%
Safety belt Number 2 18 41 21 82
  Percent 2% 6% 11% 7% 7%
Child safety seat Number 29 55 7 0 91
  Percent 22% 17% 2% 0% 8%
Total restrained Number 31 73 48 21 173
  Percent 24% 22% 12% 7% 15%
Unknown Number 14 23 70 46 153
  Percent 11% 7% 18% 16% 14%
Total Number 130 326 385 290 1,131
  Percent 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Source: Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.