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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Baby Jogger Infant Seat (RF)

 

 

Manufacturer  /  Model NameBaby Jogger Infant Seat
Model Number  /  Manufacture Date1965676  /  Jul 5, 2016
Harness Type5-pt
Weight  /  Height4lb - 35lb / up to 32"
Evaluation of Labels 2 stars
There is not a full picture of a child properly restrained in the CRS directly next to sizing information on the labeling. No supplemental sizing information is given on the labels. The carrier-only belt routing path is not labeled. The labels do not explain how to use LATCH.
Evaluation of Instructions 5 stars
The instruction manual storage location may be difficult to find and use. The warning to avoid placing a rear-facing child restraint in front of an active airbag is buried within a bulleted list.
Securing the Child 5 stars
The harness clip is not labeled to convey proper placement.
Installation Features 5 stars
LATCH attachments have buttons to depress for removal. The storage location for the LATCH belt is not obvious and may be overlooked.
Overall Ease of Use Rating 4 stars

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