Safety is our number-one priority! That's why Avis is the first car rental company to adopt the LATCH system as its standard for child safety seat installation. LATCH stands for the U.S. Government's new Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren initative, a new standard for child restraints.
By promoting usage of the LATCH system, we are expanding the broad Avis Cares commitment to safety, and also offering traveling parents and caregivers information that they can apply back home.
The LATCH system helps reduce the risk of injury by installing child safety seats properly.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that the new LATCH system will eliminate as much as half the misuse associated with the improper installation of child safety seats. proper installation of child safety seats.
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