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Volvo's Lotta Jakobsson talks about child safety in cars

In the second part of our interview, Volvo's Lotta Jakobsson talks about child safety in cars and how, in some ways, Australia is lagging behind the rest of the world.

In the second part of our interview, Volvo's Lotta Jakobsson talks about child safety in cars and how, in some ways, Australia is lagging behind the rest of the world.

We also learn that it's not just kids who would be much safer facing rearwards in cars, but adults, too. Unfortunately, it would be mind-bendingly difficult to steer a car like that and, anyway, most of us give the rear-facing bus and train seats a wide berth.