Car seat installation is one of those topics that makes even the most experienced parent nervous… especially so because there is so much at stake. To confuse matters even more, it’s not a case of ‘install one car seat and you can install them all’ because every car seat will vary slightly in the installation method. And then there is the choice between Isofix vs seat belt in Continue reading...
Safety 24 October 2019
Cassie doesn’t remember much about the day of her accident. One moment she was enjoying a normal morning with her son Hamish… the next she woke up, trapped in the back seat of her car to the sound of Hamish crying. Cassie was living every parent’s worst nightmare. Continue reading...
Safety 18 July 2019
The Australian Standard clearly defines what is the most appropriate baby car seat based on the child’s age and size, which will maximise their safety during the ride. Have you studied the official law? Purchased the best car seat? Read the manufacturer’s manual and installed the car seat?
Everyday Car seat safety tips, to use your car seat safely. Our car seats are among the safest you can buy, but they need to be fitted and used correctly for safe travel and maximum protection. Here are our Maxi-Cosi top tips for car seat safety.
As parents we all want the safest option for our children. Despite Australian Law where parents are legally able to turn their children's car seat to forward facing at six months, we at Maxi-Cosi recommend keeping your child rearward facing up to 30months.
Safety 22 April 2019
In Australia, by law, all children up to the age of seven years should be seated in a suitable baby or child car seat when travelling in a car. But child safety is more than just following the law – there are many factors to consider when deciding what baby car seat to buy for your child, and when to move them up to the next level of baby car seat.