Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Are Grandparents Safer Drivers Than Mom And Dad?
by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS, CHICAGO July 18, 2011,
Kids may be safest in cars when grandma or grandpa are driving instead of mom or dad, according to study results that even made the researchers do a double-take.
"We were surprised to discover that the injury rate was considerably lower in crashes where grandparents were the drivers," said Dr. Fred Henretig, an emergency medicine specialist at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the study's lead author. More -