How to choose a car seat for your child?
Every day, young children die in the caraccidents, many are in hospital in serious condition. To protect your baby, it is best to buy a baby car seat. Currently in Russia, there are penalties for the transportation of children without special car seats.
How to choose a car seat, which would be the safest?
It should be said that in principle there is nothe safest models. Choose a car seat that matches the weight and age. It must be properly installed. And use the chair should be every time you carry the baby in the car.
Of course, all parents are thinking about howchoose a car seat. There are several simple rules that will help you in choosing. First, remember that cost is not always so important. Expensive car seats can have functions that are actually useless, but will complicate the use. When choosing a car seat, be sure that it is suitable for the baby. Put the child in a chair, zipped up the straps. Check that your son or daughter was comfortable, not cramped so that the belts do not press. Before buying, read the instruction that comes with the chair, make sure that this model fits your car.
Choosing a car seat, in no eventYou can not buy it "for growth", because each model is designed for a child of a certain age and weight. If you want to use the chair only occasionally, that is, you will often remove it, note how simple it is mounted and dismantled.
Solving the problem, how to choose a car seat forchild, a few more points should be noted. Having chosen a model, check how well the belts fit the child, whether their lengths are enough, whether it is easy enough to seat the baby in a chair and take it out. Assess how easy you manage with locks, because there are situations when a child needs to be taken out of the car immediately. Also look, how much straps are wide and whether it is possible to change the fastening at the shoulder straps depending on the growth of the baby.
I advise you to pay attention to the cover of the chairIt was removable, because otherwise it quickly becomes messed up. Do not buy a seat with a vinyl cover, because in the summer it will quickly heat up, which will make the child uncomfortable.
Using a child car seat
Use a child seat is always necessary,If you are traveling in the car with the child, starting with the first trip. Never place a child seat in the front seat of the car. Remember that the rear passenger seat is the safest. Do not forget to fasten your seat belt and teach your child to always use seat belts.
Babies weighing less than 9 kilograms orage less than a year, should be located in relation to the movement of the car back. Even if your son is older than a year, but weighs less than 9 kilograms, he should still be placed with his back to the movement of the car.
Types of child seats
If you are thinking how to choose a car seat, pay attention also to the classes of seats depending on the weight of the kids.
Armchairs 0+ and 0-1 are designed for babies andchildren from 3 to 9 kilograms. They usually have a handle to carry them along with the baby. Some models have a removable base. When choosing such a car seat, pay attention to its mass. If you plan to use it as a carry, this characteristic will be of great importance.
Universal chairs 1-2 can be installed on the move and against the movement of the car. Pay attention to the possibility of changing the position of the back so that the child can take a nap on the road.
Chairs of group 2-3 are designed for kiddies, whose weight exceeds 20 kilograms.
Now you know how to choose a car seat for your baby, so that it provides him with maximum security.