Page 1

An Additional Level Of Protection For Children - Vehicle Shades When taking children out on the road, the majority of people understand the importance of car seats, restraints and safety locks, however auto shades are often not considered in the same light. Just as a car seat helps prevent injuries in the case of an accident, a sun shade can safeguard a child from the dangers linked to direct sunlight, such as overheating, burns and even damaged eyesight resulting from overexposure to glare. There are several styles of sun shades for children. Some are supposed to protect car seats from becoming too hot, some protect the child from both sides, some function as a canopy and some mount on the window. All Over Protection Canopy-style shades are connected with adjustable elastic fasteners, snugly securing it to a car seat. They can be utilized on just about any seat and will work just as well because they are adjustable. Regardless of the direction that the vehicle is heading, when the canopy-style shade is installed, it blocks sunlight from all angles as it forms a tent around the child. Children may feel contained and cut off from others in the vehicle which is one of the negatives of canopy-style shades. They may also feel somewhat claustrophobic from the proximity of the “walls� produced by the canopy fabric. One of the pleasures of riding in the car is looking out the window and this also is hindered by the canopy. Open It Up While the protection offered is more limited, window sun shades provide less restriction for the child. Most of these shades are attached to the window with suction cups. Some of these suction cups are on all four corners and have to be fully removed to permit light in while some roll down, which allows them to be stowed when sunlight isn't a problem. To diffuse both glare and heat without completely blocking the sun, the shade is constructed from a perforated materials which allows tiny dots of light into the vehicle. To get the same effect, other shades might make use of an opaque material. Another advantage of window sun shades is they allow children to be totally engaged with those around them, and they are going to be able to look out the window, albeit with a limited view, since the shade isn't fully transparent. Window shades do not protect from all angles like canopy shades but they do efficiently diffuse sunlight. Sunlight and its heat and glare can get into a vehicle as is negotiates turns and curves. Preventative Steps When your car is parked, there is another sort of sun shade. As sunlight fills the car’s interior, a car seat could become very hot, which can cause discomfort and also injuries, particularly if a child touches metal parts. To prevent this from happening, a number of parents choose a shade that is designed to do this. Essentially, the shade shields the seat from the blazing heat which could Ride Accessories

Page 1


An Additional Level Of Protection For Children - Vehicle Shades occur from even a couple of minutes of sitting in the sun. Taking great care to keep children from the harm that can occur on the road, placing them in car seats and boosters, situating them in the back seat and making use of child door locks is something parents do because they love their children. Whether it is canopy-type, window mounted or intended to eliminate the heat in a parked car, auto sun shades for kids are no less important, as they safeguard from the potential dangers caused by heat and light and provide both comfort and safety. Protect the interior and dash of your vehicle from the sun due to auto sun shades. For additional information on Color Car Shade, take a look at their site at http://www.coolcarshade.com/.

Document Tags: custom auto sun shades, auto windshield sun shades http://www.coolcarshade.com/

Ride Accessories

Page 2

An Additional Level Of Protection For Children - Vehicle Shades  

Protect the interior and dash of your vehicle from the sun due to auto sun shades. For additional information on Color Car Shade, take a loo...

Read more
Read more
Similar to
Popular now
Just for you