Car Seat Support

The Complete BeSafe iZi Flex Review

Posted by Robyn Hunt and Julie Monson on

The Besafe iZi Flex was the first iSize approved child booster seat and is is one of the highest safety rated boosters in Europe.  In the iZi Flex, your child is secured to the booster using the vehicle’s 3-point seatbelt. The purpose of child booster seats is to position the vehicle’s 3-point seatbelt correctly on the child to ensure it protects them optimally in an accident.  The iZi Flex does have isofix capabilities which are optional making it a great booster seat for vehicles with and without isofix anchors. PROS AND CONS OF THE besafe izi flex: PROS It is...

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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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