Car Seat Safety and Laws Blog

How to Boost Efficiency During Commercial Road Routines 0

How to Boost Efficiency During Commercial Road Routines

In order to complete mobile routines and projects on time in a professional manner, all drivers must implement proper procedures to optimize efficiency on the road. Although this process may seem challenging, you can...

Should Car Seats Always go in the Rear Seat? Seat Back Danger 0

Should Car Seats Always go in the Rear Seat? Seat Back Danger

For decades we’ve all heard that the rear seat of a vehicle is the best place for a car seat. And, in most cases, this is true. There are however, some vehicles which have...

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Can I travel across state lines with my car seat?

We are constantly receiving questions about traveling with children and the car seat laws from state to state and country to country. For example, this week someone from the UK asked us if their...

What if a child is injured but was not in their car seat in Idaho? 0

What if a child is injured but was not in their car seat in Idaho?

Most Idaho residents will face a car accident at some point in their lives. These accidents are usually minor but sometimes can result in serious injuries. In cases where a child is injured, the...

When Can My Child go To a Forward Facing Car Seat in Oregon? 0

When Can My Child go To a Forward Facing Car Seat in Oregon?

According to Oregon State Law, children must ride in rear-facing car seats until the age of 2. It wasn’t always this way, Oregon’s children used to graduate to forward facing car seats up until...

Ages for Rear Facing Car Seats in Oregon – House Bill 3404 1

Ages for Rear Facing Car Seats in Oregon – House Bill 3404

On May 25, 2017, Oregon Governor Kate Brown signed House Bill 3404 into law. Effective May 26, 2017, children must ride in rear-facing car seats until the age of 2. Infants are significantly safer...

When can a baby sit forward facing in a car seat in California? 0

When can a baby sit forward facing in a car seat in California?

As of 2018, according to California State Law, babies under 2 years of age shall ride in a rear-facing car seat until they weigh at least 40 pounds OR are at least 40 inches...

New 2018 California Seat Belt Law for Buses 0

New 2018 California Seat Belt Law for Buses

Beginning July 1, 2018, California Law requires a passenger on a bus equipped with seat belts to be properly restrained by a safety belt. This law also requires children who are at least 8...

Is my Car Seat from Italy Legal in California? 0

Is my Car Seat from Italy Legal in California?

Today someone asked us: “Hello, I live in Italy and will be coming to California in January with our newborn of 2.5 months. We wondered i the car seat we have here is ok...

When can my child sit in a booster seat in California? 1

When can my child sit in a booster seat in California?

In California, a child is ready for a booster seat when they have outgrown the weight or height limit of their forward-facing harnesses, which is typically between 40 and 65 pounds, depending on the...