Child car seats and the law

Every day parents face the challenge of finding the correct car seat to keep their child safe. Are you clued up on the law?

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Car seat law

Is your car fitted with Isofix? Will you choose a rear or front-facing seat? Which one is the safest? What do the different car seat groups mean?

With all these questions, it’s understandable that 26% of parents don’t fully understand current child seat law.

Our guide will talk you through the different aspects of child car seat safety, and advise on the best type to choose for your little ones.

Child car seat law changes – what you need to know

It’s imperative to ensure your child’s safety when they’re travelling in your vehicle. But with new models of child car seats being brought out regularly, it’s difficult to know what to choose.

From baby to booster we look at different types of car seats, new car seat law and the best options for keeping your child safe.

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