Children at risk from poorly fitted car seats - full report

There's alarming evidence about how safe children are in our cars.

A spot check by safety experts in the East Midlands found that more than a third of child seats weren't fitted properly or were incorrect.

Safety teams found the worrying evidence today while they worked on a campaign in Leicestershire to cut down on children being killed or seriously hurt. Chris Halpin reports.

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Car child seat safety shocker

Recent spot checks of child car seats by road safety experts in Leicestershire found problems in half the vehicles they saw. This week a series of clinics are taking place to help drivers strap their youngsters in correctly.