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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Graco AFFIX Lowback Booster (B)



Manufacturer  /  Model NameGraco AFFIX Lowback Booster
Model Number  /  Manufacture Date1893805  /  Mar 9, 2018
Harness TypeNo back
Weight  /  Height40lb - 100lb / 40" - 57"
Evaluation of Labels 3 stars
Supplemental sizing information is given in text only (not illustrated). The belt routing path is not completely labeled. The warning against using a lap-only belt is given in text only (not illustrated).
Evaluation of Instructions 5 stars
The instruction manual storage location may be difficult to find and cannot be accessed while the child is seated in the seat. Supplemental sizing information is given in short, simple text.
Securing the Child 2 stars
The seat was not fully assembled when it was removed from its packaging.
Installation Features 5 stars
Overall Ease of Use Rating 4 stars

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