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Consumer Electronics Show 2016 – New Car Seat Technology

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) took place in Las Vegas last week and there was some exciting new technology being showcased from the child car seat industry. 4moms Self-Installing Car Seat CES2016 unveiled the world’s first self-installing car seat, a new child car seat from 4Moms, an established company that markets innovative child products, including seats, strollers, high […]

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Car Seat Stroller Combo Guide

New or soon-to-be parents that are looking for efficient travel solutions for their infants often look to a Car Seat Stroller Combo (aka travel system) as an all in one convenient solution. It’s likely that if you’re looking for an infant car seat then you will also be in the market for a reliable stroller […]

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Car Seat Protectors Guide

Child car seats have the potential to ruin your car’s upholstery, leaving indents, scratches, creases or even tears underneath and behind where the seat is installed. You can remedy this by using car seat protectors, which are mats you place on your car seat with the baby seat positioned on top. They aim to eliminate […]

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Baby Car Seat Covers Guide

Like the great parent that you are, you’ve baby-proofed both your home and your car, and given yourself the peace of mind of knowing that your little one is safe at all times. To really go the extra distance in your quest for safety, consider purchasing a baby car seat cover. There are a lot of […]

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Car Seat Ratings Explained

There are many organisations that conduct tests and provide reviews and car seat ratings, but there are only a few that can be considered credible, trustworthy sources that you can rely on. When it comes to choosing a car safety seat for your child you want to be certain of the validity and quality of the […]

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Car Seat Types Explained

This article give a run-down of the different child car seat types on the market that are designed in relation to the progressive growth stages of children. The United Nations standard ECE R44/04 (used in Europe) categorizes these into 4 groups: 0-3: Group 0 – Rear Facing Car Seats Group 1 & 2 – Forward Facing […]

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The LATCH System

​LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) is known as ISOFIX in Europe and LUAS (Lower Universal Anchorage System) in Canada.   LATCH is a way to secure a child car seat to the vehicle using straps or bars from the child car seat that connect to special metal anchors in the vehicle. Child car seats […]

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Car Seat Installation – A Practical Guide

If you have a child as well as a car, then you probably know that one of the most important obligations that you have as a parent is to keep your child as safe as possible whenever you are riding in a vehicle. Correct car seat installation is of critical importance to your child’s safety. This is […]

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Child Car Seat Laws Update – State of New Jersey

New child car seat regulations came into effect in New Jersey on 1 September. The new legislation changes how parents should position their children in car seats and booster seats. Prior to the legislation coming into force, a parent could choose to have their 1-year-old face forward in their car seat as long as they were over 20 lbs. […]

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