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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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