Stuff My Sisters Will Like

To Jenny, Katie and Laura, From Their Brother, Victor

Flying Babies & Heart Disease March 26, 2014

Filed under: Economics,Neat,Science,Stuff — wumpushunter @ 8:00 am

Parents are currently allowed to carry infants in their laps on airplanes. It is safer for babies to fly in child safety seats, but requiring parents to buy these would actually result in more child fatalities. How? Secondary effects and the law of unintended consequences. Sometimes we do not realize where our greatest dangers lie.

Advertisements
 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s