The following guides are designed to help you better understand some of the more technical aspects of child restraints in Australia. These will be updated from time to time as needed, so check back occasionally to ensure you've got the up-to-date information.
Blog Posts and Articles
In addition to these pages, we also often post articles related to more day to day issues that parents face, these include;
In this post we discuss children falling forward when they sleep in their child restraints, and what the safety implications are.
In this post we discuss the ins and outs of moving your child up to the next category of child restraint, and how doing so prematurely can put your child at risk.
We take a look at how to best keep your child warm in the car, without compromising on their safety.
A look at the 5 most common kinds of in-built harness misuse, and how to avoid them.
The reasons we strongly recommend you do not use third party / home made carseat covers.
Seven tips to help you get three seats across the back seat.
How to measure your child's seated shoulder height, and why it's a good thing to know.
We're contacted about 'faulty' buckles quite often - in this post we look at how to clean and care for your harness buckle.
Why age isn't the best way to determine the suitability of a restraint.
Summer car travel can be a challenge, but we've got 9 tips to help you keep your cool!
A run-down on how to select the correct shoulder slot in rearward and forward facing restraints.
A 3 year old and a 6 year old with the same seated shoulder height?! Further proof that Age ain't all that.
If you have an idea or suggestion for future article topics, please feel free to contact us and let us know!