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Updated June 13, 2014

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Rear View Camera - Back Over SUV Prevention
A rear view  camera in your SUV can help to prevent backover injuries and deaths.

A rear view camera in your SUV can help to prevent backover injuries and deaths.

Photo © Vincent Iannelli, MD

When you think of SUV safety risks, you likely still think of the possibility that they could rollover. But a hidden danger that is also important is the risk of backing over a child because of their large rear blind spot.

In addition to backup sensors that detect large items behind your car and SUV, a rear view camera can make sure the path is clear before you start to back up.

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