The safety of your child is paramount and I have therefore put together the following procedures regarding the transportation of children in my car.
I have a full, clean driving license, which is available for you to see on request
I will ensure my car is in road worthy condition by having it regularly serviced by a reputable garage
I will ensure it complies with all legislation, MOT, Car Tax etc
I will ensure it is covered by Business Use, Car Insurance and the Certificate is available for you to see
I will ensure all car seats are correctly fitted, age and stage appropriate for the children using them and that they are correctly strapped into them
I will ensure that the child safety locks are in use on my car
I will always carry a mobile telephone with me in case of an emergency but will not answer it whilst driving. I will return calls on my return
I will always carry identification for me and the minded children in case of an emergency
I will always carry a First Aid kit in the car in case of an emergency
I will never leave a child unattended in a car, they will ALWAYS be in sight if I have to go and get a parking ticket for example, if this is not possible I will take the children with me.
I will teach your child about the dangers of cars and roads, in an age appropriate way.
I will advise you in advance if I am making any special trips or long trips in the car.
If your child suffers from travel sickness please let me know immediately.
Reviewed by Heidi Sharp 7/7/2020