For three days, the Global Mobility Call, the first sustainable mobility conference designed to position Spain as a benchmark in this field, brought together in Madrid the leaders of the new mobility ecosystem. Our experts took part in forums and round tables with more than 300 participants from all over the world.
Seeking to promote new road safety and sustainable mobility policies worldwide, in 2004 the European Commission launched the European Road Safety Charter, an initiative that all organisations working in this field can support. By endorsing the charter, organisations can contact other institutes with which they can share best practices, receive information and take part in the Road Safety Excellence Awards, among other benefits.
When traveling with your pet in the car, you must know the necessary guidelines to do it safely. Here are some recommendations to follow.
In general, when we purchase a child restraint system, we do not ask how long it will last or if it will deteriorate over time. We assume that we can use it indefinitely, forgetting that this restraint system is essential for the safety of our children.
The arrival of a new family member always brings changes to the family environment: we have to prepare a room, buy everything we need and, especially when it is the third child, we must prepare for a new kind of mobility.
Much has been written about submarining, but in most cases this effect is addressed in terms of the consequences and the technical explanation of how it occurs, and not in terms of the actions we should take to avoid it or minimize it as much as possible.
Learn about the necessary steps involved in the process of creating a child car seat so that it can reach the stores and, eventually, your car.
Here are some safety recommendations that are important for a safe trip.
Do you know how child seat anti-rebound systems work? To understand this, it is important to first define the phases of an impact so that we can understand how the systems that try to reduce the effects of an impact behave.
All children are not the same, and our vehicles do not all have the same characteristics. The important thing is that the choice of the car seat they are going to travel in is appropriate for their safety.
In recent times, baby carriers, often referred to as MAXICOSIs, that offer the possibility of reclining the backrest, allowing the baby to adopt a more comfortable position, have been appearing on the market. We explain the advantages and disadvantages of the systems that offer this option.
In view of the doubts raised by the fourth anchor point fitted in an increasing number of booster seats, we explain all its technical characteristics and its possible benefits.
Understanding the difference between a crash and a collision is essential to understanding which the most common collision is, and which is the most damaging.
In the event of a traffic accident, the actions we have taken when installing the child seat and putting the child in it, will determine the survival space and, therefore, the consequences it may have for our child.
The golden hour is a familiar concept to emergency crews, but is largely unknown to road users. Awareness of this and the information to be communicated can save lives. We explain what you should do in the event of an accident.
To choose the best seat for your baby, it is important that you look at the compatibility list, a booklet attached to the instruction manual of the car seat that lists the vehicle makes and seats compatible with the car seat you want to buy. Consult it and get professional advice to make sure you get the right car seat for your child.
Various studies carried out in the last ten years have improved people’s opinions of this type of device, which over time has been adapted to safety needs. Today, they are considered an adequate system for protecting a child in a vehicle.