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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  Manufacturer  /  Model Name Model Number  /  Manufacture Date Harness Type Weight  /  Height Evaluation
of Labels
Evaluation of
Instructions
Securing
the Child
Installation
Features
Overall Ease
of Use Rating
 4moms Infant Seat (RF) 1032  /  Jan 1, 2017 5-pt 4lb - 30lb / up to 32" 1 stars 4 stars 5 stars 3 stars 4 stars
 Baby Jogger City Go 2 (RF) 2082708  /  Aug 22, 2019 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 5 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
 Baby Jogger Infant Seat (RF) 1965676  /  Jul 5, 2016 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 2 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 4 stars
 Baby Trend Ally 35 (RF) CS79B72A  /  Jan 8, 2018 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 2 stars 2 stars 3 stars 4 stars 3 stars
 Baby Trend Secure Snap Fit 35 (RF) CS66A44A  /  Aug 1, 2016 5-pt 5lb - 35lb / up to 32" 1 stars 5 stars 5 stars 4 stars 4 stars
 Baby Trend Secure Snap Fit 35 (RF) CS66A34A  /  Dec 5, 2016 5-pt 5lb - 35lb / up to 32" 1 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
 Baby Trend Secure Snap Gear 32 (RF) CS61779  /  Jan 22, 2016 5-pt 5lb - 32lb / up to 32" 1 stars 3 stars 3 stars 4 stars 3 stars
 Britax B-Safe 35 (RF) E9LS63F  /  Jan 1, 2015 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 5 stars 5 stars 4 stars 5 stars 5 stars
 Britax B-Safe Ultra (RF) E1C009S  /  Feb 1, 2018 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 5 stars 5 stars 4 stars 5 stars 5 stars
 Britax Endeavors (RF) E1A539A  /  May 1, 2018 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 5 stars 5 stars 4 stars 5 stars 5 stars
 Chicco Fit2 (RF) 4079771210070  /  Sep 1, 2017 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 35" 2 stars 4 stars 5 stars 4 stars 4 stars
 Chicco Keyfit (RF) 5079578160070  /  Dec 1, 2018 5-pt 4lb - 22lb / up to 30" 2 stars 5 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
 Chicco Keyfit 30 Magic (RF) 6079052220070  /  Nov 1, 2017 5-pt 4lb - 30lb / up to 30" 2 stars 5 stars 3 stars 5 stars 4 stars
 Clek Liing (RF) LG19U1  /  Apr 16, 2019 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 3 stars 5 stars 3 stars 5 stars 4 stars
 Combi Shuttle (RF) 8035100  /  May 11, 2015 5-pt up to 35lb / up to 33" 3 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
 Cosco Light 'n' Comfy LX (RF) IC208DDB  /  Apr 26, 2016 5-pt 4lb - 22lb / up to 29" 3 stars 4 stars 2 stars 4 stars 3 stars
 Cybex Aton (RF) 12-4000031  /  Jun 1, 2016 5-pt 4lb - 32lb / up to 30" 5 stars 3 stars 3 stars 5 stars 4 stars
 Cybex Aton 2 (RF) 515103005  /  May 1, 2015 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 30" 5 stars 4 stars 3 stars 5 stars 4 stars
 Cybex Aton M (RF) 518002867  /  Mar 22, 2019 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / 17" - 30" 5 stars 4 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
 Cybex Cloud Q (RF) 5151410170  /  Dec 1, 2015 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 30" 2 stars 4 stars 5 stars 5 stars 4 stars
 Doona Infant Seat (RF) SP101-10-002-003  /  Jan 7, 2016 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 5 stars 5 stars 4 stars 5 stars 5 stars
 Eddie Bauer SureFit (RF) IC212-DJE  /  Apr 29, 2016 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 3 stars 4 stars 3 stars 5 stars 4 stars
 Evenflo LiteMax 35 (RF) 30511931  /  Jan 21, 2016 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / 17" - 32" 3 stars 4 stars 3 stars 5 stars 4 stars
 Evenflo SafeMax Infant Seat (RF) 30511930  /  Jul 20, 2016 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / 17" - 32" 3 stars 5 stars 3 stars 5 stars 4 stars
 GB Idan (RF) 616101017  /  Sep 1, 2016 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 30" 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
 Graco Snugride 30 Click Connect (RF) 1957113  /  May 23, 2019 5-pt 4lb - 30lb / up to 30" 5 stars 5 stars 4 stars 3 stars 4 stars
 Graco Snugride 30 LX (RF) 1925300  /  Jan 9, 2015 5-pt 4lb - 30lb / up to 30" 5 stars 4 stars 3 stars 3 stars 4 stars
 Graco Snugride Snuglock 35 (RF) 1992189  /  Nov 4, 2016 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 5 stars 5 stars 3 stars 4 stars 4 stars
 Graco Snugride Snuglock 35 (RF) 2001006  /  Apr 20, 2017 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 3 stars 4 stars 3 stars 4 stars 4 stars
 Graco Snugride Snuglock 35 Elite (RF) 2001874  /  Mar 28, 2017 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 3 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
 Graco Snugride Snuglock Extend2Fit (RF) 2048758  /  Sep 4, 2018 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 35" 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 4 stars 5 stars
 Graco Snugride Snuglock Extend2Fit 35LX (RF) 2057398  /  Jun 25, 2019 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 35" 5 stars 5 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
 Maxi-Cosi Mico 30 (RF) IC277-DZZ  /  Apr 12, 2016 5-pt 5lb - 30lb / 19" - 32" 3 stars 5 stars 3 stars 5 stars 4 stars
 Maxi-Cosi Mico Max 30 (RF) IC160-BIZ  /  Feb 10, 2015 5-pt 4lb - 30lb / 19" - 32" 3 stars 3 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
 Maxi-Cosi Mico Max Plus (RF) IC306ESR  /  Aug 31, 2018 5-pt 4lb - 30lb / up to 32" 5 stars 4 stars 3 stars 5 stars 4 stars
 Nuna Pipa Lite LX (RF) CF08501ASP  /  Jun 1, 2019 5-pt 4lb - 32lb / up to 32" 3 stars 4 stars 3 stars 4 stars 4 stars
 Peg Perego Primo Viaggio 4-35 Nido (RF) IMPV04US35DX51TS41  /  Mar 26, 2018 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 3 stars 3 stars 4 stars 5 stars 4 stars
 UPPAbaby Mesa (RF) MSA50215UO05020  /  Feb 1, 2015 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
 Urbini Sonti (RF) 25HB2Y-BLKU  /  Jun 15, 2019 5-pt 4lb - 35lb / up to 32" 5 stars 5 stars 3 stars 4 stars 4 stars

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