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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Evenflo Big Kid Right Fit (B)



Manufacturer  /  Model NameEvenflo Big Kid Right Fit
Model Number  /  Manufacture Date31321485  /  Oct 20, 2013
Harness TypeHighback/No Back
Weight  /  Height30lb - 110lb / 38" - 57"
Evaluation of Labels 4 stars
Supplemental sizing information is not illustrated and given in text only on the labels.  The belt routing path is not completely labeled.
Evaluation of Instructions 4 stars
The manual cannot be accessed while the child is seated.  Supplemental sizing information is given in text only in the manual.  The warning against using a lap belt only is not given in the belt routing section.
Securing the Child 3 stars
The restraint did not arrive fully assembled.
Installation Features 3 stars
The shoulder belt positioning device may not allow the belt to move freely and can create slack in the belt.
Overall Ease of Use Rating 3 stars

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