Hip spica transport information for parents
Supporting Australian families with safe transport advice
As Sammy and Steven’s family story shows, the experience of having your child in hospital and then in a hip spica brace can be overwhelming for all members of the family.
The information on this page aims to provide you with accurate and trustworthy information about how to transport your child safely and comfortably in the car when they are in a hip spica cast.
Before hospital admission
Using a seatbelt buckle cover and new strategies to help James keep seated in his car seat makes getting out and about safer and more enjoyable for all our family!