Honda CR-V: If a Child Requires Close Attention - Protecting Children General Guidelines - Driver and Passenger Safety - Honda CR-V Owner's ManualHonda CR-V: If a Child Requires Close Attention

Many parents say they prefer to put an infant or a small child in the front passenger seat so they can watch the child, or because the child requires attention.

Placing a child in the front seat exposes the child to hazards in a frontal collision, and paying close attention to a child distracts the driver from the important tasks of driving, placing both of you at risk.

If a child requires close physical attention or frequent visual contact, we strongly recommend that another adult ride with the child in a back seat. The back seat is far safer for a child than the front.

    If You Must Drive with Several Children
    Your vehicle has a back seat where children can be properly restrained. If you ever have to carry a group of children, and a child must ride in front: Place the largest child in the front se ...

    Additional Safety Precautions
    Never hold an infant or child on your lap. If you are not wearing a seat belt in a crash, you could be thrown forward and crush the child against the dashboard or a seat-back. If you are wea ...

    See also:

    Infotainment Control Buttons
    The buttons on the faceplate are used to start primary functions while using the infotainment system. VOL/ (Volume/Power): 1. Press to turn the system on and off. 2. Turn to adjust the volume. ...

    Supported Media (Disc Types)
    The MP3 file recording media supported by the radio are CDDA, CD-R, CD-RW, MP3, and CDDA+MP3. ...

    Rear-facing child restraint installation using LATCH
    Refer to all Warnings and Cautions in the “Child safety” and “Child restraints” sections before installing a child restraint. Follow these steps to install a rear-facing child restraint ...