Please describe the main road safety challenges/problems you have addressed or are addressing.
The issue of incorrectly fitted child car seats across the UK.
What are your objectives?
Raising awareness through our guides, website, social media and blog
Holding free car seat checking events across the UK giving free advice to parents, grandparents and guardians
What has been the effect of the activities?
We evaluate the success by increasing numbers of car seats checked and decreasing numbers of incorrectly fitted car seats.
How have you shared information about your project and its results?
We have a standardized car seat checking form that we have been using for 13 years which at the end of each year is submitted to TRL (Transport Research Laboratory). We have checked over 18,000 car seats and this number is increasing with every car seat checking event that we hold.
How many people did you reach/have you reached?
Who carried/carries out the evaluation activities?
When did/will you carry out the evaluation?
Please list the indicators you use to measure success
Total number of car seats checked
Total number of incorrectly fitted car seats
Please describe the evaluation tools you use (i.e. surveys, interviews, focus groups, etc.)