Originally Posted by Addie
Today, you can get seatbelts for your pets. I hate seeing dogs with their head out the window. All I can see is a car getting too close and clipping the dog upside his head. Spike used to allow Teddy to do that. At least I got him to stop that practice. Now he lets him sit on the arm right next to him. Still not a good practice. But it is better than letting his head hang out.
Right, Addie. I crack the window so she can sniff the wind but stick her nose out.
I also worry about bugs flying into her eyes. So, she gets to sniff.
Originally Posted by RPCookin
Fire is rare in a typical crash. Impact trauma is the usual cause of injuries and death. Seat belts minimize the danger. Therefore they should be mandatory on school buses, or in fact on other forms of public transportation.
That's true. Maybe a training session for little kids on unbuckling and evacuating the bus in the event of a crash would be good as well.
Are there seat belts on subways and trains?