Car Seat Support

How to strap a newborn into a car seat

Posted by Julie Monson on

Using an infant car seat is the first step towards keeping your baby safe in the car. Correctly installing it and strapping your baby in securely is equally important. Even if you buy the safest possible car seat for your baby, if it's not fitted or used correctly, it won't be able to perform as it was designed in a crash.

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The Complete Besafe iZi Twist B Review

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Julie MonsonMother of 3, Occupational Therapist & child safety advocate. The Besafe iZi Twist B is a luxurious convertible car seat that is approved from 40-105cm, which is approximately from birth to 4 years. It is one of the few seats approved from birth to toddler that actually fit newborns safely and that recline sufficiently. It installs with isofix, and swivels 90 degrees towards the door to make it easier to load your baby in and out the car. It has achieved very high safety ratings by ADAC and Swedish Plus. PROS AND CONS OF THE besafe izi twist b:...

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The Complete Maxi Cosi Pebble Pro Review

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The Maxi Cosi Pebble Pro is an iSize approved infant car seat. As such, it can only be installed rear facing. It can be installed with seatbelt, or it can be used with the FamilyFix3 isofix base. It is part of the 3way concept; with the FamilyFix3 base also being compatible with the Maxi Cosi Jade Carrycot as well as the Pearl Pro / Pearl Smart toddler seats. It gets high safety ratings by ADAC and provides good infant support.

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The Complete Cybex Aton M Review

Posted by Julie Monson and Robyn Hunt on

Julie MonsonMother of 3, Occupational Therapist & child safety advocate. The Cybex Aton M is an iSize approved infant car seat. It can only be installed rearfacing, in accordance with European regulations. It can be installed with a 3-point seatbelt or with the Cybex Base M isofix base. The Aton M forms part of the M-Line Modular system. The M-Line Modular system allows for the Aton M infant seat and the Sirona M2 toddler seat to fit onto the same isofix base, Base M. The TAon M is the most affordable, high safety rated modular system available in South Africa....

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The Complete Cybex Cloud Z Review

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Julie MonsonMother of 3, Occupational Therapist & child safety advocate. The Cybex Cloud Z is an iSize approved rear facing infant car seat. It can be installed with seatbelt, or it can be used with the Base Z isofix base. It is part of the Cybex Platinum Z-line; with the Cloud Z infant seat and Sirona Z toddler seat both fitting onto the Base Z. The unique, innovative rotation mechanism of the Base Z allows the car seat to be swivelled to the side of the car door for easier entry and exit. PROS AND CONS OF THE cybex cloud...

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