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 Maestro Sport (B)



Manufacturer  /  Model NameEvenflo Maestro Sport
Model Number  /  Manufacture Date34912258  /  Aug 1, 2018
Harness TypeHighback
Weight  /  Height40lb - 110lb / 44" - 57"
Evaluation of Labels 3 stars
Supplemental sizing information is given in text only (not illustrated). The belt routing path labeling is not contrasting from the car seat shell.
Evaluation of Instructions 5 stars
The instruction manual storage location may be difficult to find.
Securing the Child 2 stars
When converting to booster mode, there are multiple steps that the user will need to refer to in the user manual.
Installation Features 5 stars
Overall Ease of Use Rating 4 stars

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