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 Platinum Evolve (B)



Manufacturer  /  Model NameEvenflo Platinum Evolve
Model Number  /  Manufacture Date34411700  /  Feb 27, 2015
Harness TypeHighback/No Back
Weight  /  Height40lb - 120lb / 44" - 57"
Evaluation of Labels 3 stars
Supplemental sizing information is given in text only on the labels (not illustrated). The belt routing path is labeled on one side only.
Evaluation of Instructions 5 stars
The instruction manual storage location may be difficult to find. The manual cannot be accessed while the car seat is installed in this mode and the child is in the car seat.
Securing the Child 3 stars
There is no illustration on the car seat to depict how to convert the seat to this mode of use, and the user may need to read the manual to follow the required steps.
Installation Features 5 stars
Overall Ease of Use Rating 4 stars

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