Did you know that 4 out of 5 car seats are improperly installed? These are the most common mistakes:

  • Car seat is not right for the child’s weight and height.
  • Vehicle seat belt is not tight enough to secure car seat properly.
  • Harness or shoulder straps are too loose.
  • Tether strap is not used or used incorrectly.
  • Locking clip is not used when required.

Types of Car Seats

Each type of car seat is different! Choose one that is right for your child’s weight and height, and has the National Safety Mark label attached to the seat (round sticker with maple leaf).

How to install an infant rear-facing seat
How to install an infant rear-facing seat
How to install a toddler forward-facing seat
How to install a toddler forward-facing seat
How to install a child booster seat
How to install a child booster seat