You just need to make a quick trip to the store for ingredients for dinner.  After all, it’s less than a mile away.  You grab your toddler, put him in the car seat and start your journey.  This time, however, the journey takes a turn: someone blasts through a stop light and your vehicle is hit.  The baby is protected… this time.  But then you remember that you actually considered not using the car seat this time, since the trip was going to be quick and close.  No one wants to hear the alternative ending to this story about what would have happened if the car seat hadn’t been used. 

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