Child Safety Seat Ease of Use Ratings


Are All Seats Safe?
All car seats rated by NHTSA meet Federal Safety Standards & strict crash performance standards. While all rated seats are safe, they do differ in their ease of use in four basic catagories:


Evaluation of Instructions

Vehicle Installation Features

Evaluation of Labels

Securing the Child


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Safety 1st Grow and Go EX Air (B)



Manufacturer  /  Model NameSafety 1st Grow and Go EX Air
Model Number  /  Manufacture DateCC190-DXS  /  Mar 14, 2016
Harness TypeHighback
Weight  /  Height40lb - 100lb / 43" - 52"
Evaluation of Labels 3 stars
No supplemental sizing information is given on the labels. The belt routing path is not completely labeled.
Evaluation of Instructions 5 stars
The manual cannot be accessed while the car seat is installed in this mode and the child is in the car seat. The instruction manual storage location may be difficult to find.
Securing the Child 2 stars
Conversion to this mode from another mode requires multiple actions; caregiver must read instruction manual. There are no illustrations on the car seat showing how to convert this seat to this mode of use.
Installation Features 5 stars
Overall Ease of Use Rating 4 stars

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