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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Britax Frontier ClickTight (B)



Manufacturer  /  Model NameBritax Frontier ClickTight
Model Number  /  Manufacture DateE9LY76L  /  May 1, 2016
Harness TypeHighback
Weight  /  Height40lb - 120lb / 45" - 62"
Evaluation of Labels 5 stars
Evaluation of Instructions 3 stars
No full picture exists of a properly restrained child next to sizing information in the owner's manual. The child seat is not depicted in a rear vehicle seat in some illustrations. The warning that the safest place for children is the rear seat is contained in a bulleted list, is not illustrated, and is not separated from other warnings. The warning stating that a lap-only seat belt may not be used is not given in the belt-routing section.
Securing the Child 1 stars
Conversion to this mode from another mode requires multiple actions, but the actions are simple. Illustrations are not provided on the labels to assist with conversion to this mode from another mode. While disassembling for cleaning, mandatory pieces may become loose and could be misplaced.
Installation Features 5 stars
Overall Ease of Use Rating 4 stars

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