Car Seat Safety

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Calgary Car Seat Training

Hello, My name is April and I am a Child Safety Seat Technician with St. John Ambulance. I live and work in Edmonton, but will be teaching the Child Safety Seat Technician...

Started by April on 02/12/2014 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 02/12/2014 by April

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Maybe this is a dumb question...but...

How do you handle cold weather and your carseat? My son is almost 1 and we just bumped him up to his convertible carseat. When he was an infant (in an infant carseat) we used...

Started by Katie on 11/15/2012 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 11/15/2012 by Ariana

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Car seats for a small car

Is it possible to fit three seats across backseat of a prius? one convertible and two boosters?

Started by Young on 09/26/2011 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 10/09/2011 by Sherri

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Convertible car seats

My son is 8 months now and is about to outgrow his infant car seat. We are looking to buy a convertible car seat soon but are still looking and researching. Does anyone have one...

Started by Van on 12/10/2010 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 09/04/2011 by Natalie

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Is my daughter too young for a booster?

My daughter is 2 years and 3 months....I have a no-back booster seat in my car, and a forward facing car seat in my husbands car...she is at least 35 in. tall and 35 lbs...I...

Started by Amberle on 01/20/2010 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 09/04/2011 by Natalie

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I am a CPS Tech in the Panhandle of Florida.

Hello, I just wanted to introduce myself. I am Kim and I am a little obsessed with car seat safety. I became certified after my first child was born and not being able to find...

Started by Kim on 11/15/2009 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 07/13/2011 by Jen

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Canadian Parents - Ask Questions here!

I'm a Child Restraint Technician in Ontario, Canada. There are different laws in Canada than in the United States so if you have question, please don't hesitate to ask!

Started by Wendy on 02/17/2011 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 02/17/2011 by Wendy

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I'm New on here and Also a CPST/I...

Hello everyone, My name is Jennifer and I am a fellow Child Passenger Safety Technician/Instructor (Tech. since 2001 and Instructor since 2009). I have a passion for helping...

Started by Jennifer on 12/08/2010 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 02/17/2011 by Wendy

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Rear Facing is the Safest Way to Travel!

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends rear-facing for as long as possible (to the limits of a convertible seat) for the best protection, which would be to 30-35 lbs....

Started by Anjie on 11/10/2008 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 02/17/2011 by Christin

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friends

I have friend who is a great mom but is clueless when it comes to car seats, she has her 18 month old son who is small for his age in a very very old booster with a lap bar, i...

Started by Becky on 07/07/2009 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 05/27/2010 by Bigal_29053

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How hard is it to install top anchors?

We have a '98 Accord. It has the guides for the tethers, so I imagine it's easy. Is it something my partner could do? Our Colin is 21 months, 35 inches and 29 lb, so we...

Started by Heather on 12/17/2008 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 05/27/2010 by Bigal_29053

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Grandparents and Carseats!!

Wondering if anybody knows a tactfull way to help us get it through the grandparents head that just because our oldest boy is 2.5yrs old and out of the traditional carseat(he's...

Started by Natalie on 03/30/2010 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 04/10/2010 by Shanda

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Mom Safety Alerts Network Application

Hi Moms, I have three beautiful kids. I would recommend joining the Mom Safety Alerts application on face book. You will be notified of all food related recalls and health...

Started by Hina on 03/10/2009 in Car Seat Safety

Last update on 03/10/2009 by Hina