Seek information and support from the appropriate resources and professionals.
Purchase or arrange the purchase of the appropriate car safety seat, restraint system or wheelchair/stroller.
Review the child car seat instructions and vehicle owner’s manual instructions. Install car safety seat or wheelchair accordingly.
Request a referral to a therapist if their child needs postural support or has complex medical needs.
Follow child-specific recommendations for transportation as determined by the inter-professional team.
Secure the child in their car safety seat or wheelchair seating
Communicate their child’s transportation needs to everyone who transports the child.
Ensure that transportation equipment (car safety seat, restraint system or wheelchair) is properly secured within the vehicle according to manufacturer’s instructions.