Rules for carriage of children in the car 2016 DR
- 25 Jul 22:00
Road traffic regulations indicate that carriage of children in a car should be aimed at compliance with rules and safety standards. While in a car, a small passenger can not independently control his position, so parents should take care of this.
In 2016,introduced several changes to the rules of carriage of children by road, which we will discuss in this article, and also consider how it is appropriate to take care of the security of a small passenger, who in general need to know the parents about the carriage of children and what types of penalties to submit tothey are for violation of these rules.
1. Transportation of Passengers of Childhood in
2. Is it allowed to transport the child to the front of the car?
3. What kind of car should I have for carriage of children?
4. Changing the rules for the carriage of children in 2016
5. Charges for
children's passenger traffic violations 6. What else to know about the carriage of children
Transportation of children's passengers in the road
The task of each car owner is to create safety measures to maintain their ownlife and life of passengers during traffic. This issue gets big weight when considering the children's category of passengers. To this end, the car owner needs to maintain extreme care while driving and to comply with all the points contained in the traffic rules.
According to the 2016 Roadmap, according to the rules for the transportation of children, the car owner must carry out certain manipulations aimed at creating the maximum level of safety during the operation of the car.
The carriage of children in a car should be subject to the following requirements:
Distinctive features are characterized by the rules of carriage of infants. It is necessary to install a special car seat in the back seat using the seat belts available in the car.
The cradle is installed in a perpendicular position for the car. Inside the cradles, it is necessary to lock the baby with the belts, hold the passenger.
The autowell is intended for the carriage of a child whose age has not reached six months.
Permitted to transport the child to the front of the car?
A large part of the drivers, even experienced, can answer the question of the admissibility of the transport of children of childhood at the front of the vehicle. However, unlike most automobile enthusiasts who consider it acceptable to carry passengers only in the rear seat, the in the rules does not specify anything about the .Only requirements according to the passenger age category will differ.
Rules do not set the minimum age for reaching which is allowed to transport children at the front. However, in the case when the child has not reached the age of ten, it is necessary to purchase a child restraint for its transportation, regardless of the place.
When installing an auto seat on the front, several things must be taken into account: you must always turn off the airbag, and remember that the front seat for passengers is the most dangerous in the car.
What should an armchair be for carriage of children?
Carriage of children under the age of 12 must be carried out with the obligatory use of special supportive devices called autochairs.
The model and size of the device must correspond to the age and height of the child. However, this is not all requirements for children's car seats.
Children's car seats are divided into various types. The basis for classification is the age and weight of the child's body. To transport a baby, whose age has not reached one year, and the body weight does not exceed 10 kg, it is necessary to purchase a special car pillow in which the baby is in a horizontal position. Due to its size and structure, it is possible to install a car can only on the rear passenger's seat.
For a child under the age of 1.5 years, whose weight does not exceed 13 kg, the cocoon is sold. Set against the direction of motion.
The following group of armchairs are those intended for the transport of children aged from 9 months to 4 years old, with a body weight of 9-18 kg. It is necessary to attach this type of seat belts to the car itself.
Children aged 6 to 12 years with a body weight of 22-36 kg drive in a car in a car seat, which is fastened with safety belts of the car itself.
For more information on selection criteria and requirements for baby car seats, see our article: Baby car seat: rating
Changing the rules of carriage of children in 2016
In 2016, a number of changes will be made to the rules governing the carriage of children of childhood. According to the current rules, restrictions on the carriage of children in the car seat is only the age of the passenger. According to the traffic police, for the transport of a child whose height exceeds 150 cm, a child restraint device is not required.
Another change is the introduction of a ban on a variety of belts and devices of this kind, allowing the use of only car seats and boosters.
Thus, according to changes that will be made this year, car owners using adapted devices of similar nature will need to be urgently replaced by an actoscope or booster corresponding to the new provision.
At the same time, for many parents, the rule will be facilitated, allowing the child to transport more than 150 cm without special equipment.
Charges for violation of the rules for carriage of children of the
Children's group According to the new rules governing the carriage of passengers of the children's age group, more stringent measures of punishment for non-compliance have been established.
In the period up to 2013, due to the lack of appropriate equipment for the transport of children in the car was charged a fine of 500 rubles. In 2015, the amount of the fine increased to 3000 rubles.
It should be emphasized that the wrong transportation of a child is considered not only in the absence of an automatic chair for passengers who have not reached the age of twelve, but also incorrect installation of such equipment.
What else you need to know about the carriage of children
According to traffic rules, on the eve of each departure parents must check the fitness and durability of fastenings for children's car seat and seat belts.
It is recommended to select a child restraint in the stores in the presence of the child so that it has the ability to assess the quality and comfort of the car seat. And it is not necessary to treat the purchase of such a safety device as another miscarriage of funds from the owner of the car. It should be remembered that in this way you ensure the safety of your child's life.