Car seat safety - Better Lives Healthy Futures

Car seat safety

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Shopping for a car seat can be an exciting time, there’s a lot to choose from but it’s nice to imagine taking your new baby home in it for the first time.
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At the bottom of this page in the Further Information section, you will find links to information which you can read through before making a decision on a new car seat or before getting a different one for your child to help make sure they are safe in the car.

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Further information

Child Car Seats

The safest way for children to travel in cars is in a child car seat that is suitable for their weight and size, and is correctly fitted in the car. This website talks through the different types available and what would suit you best.

Good Egg Car Safety

Once you’ve chosen which stage is most appropriate for your little one, the next step is buying the right child car seat for your vehicle. This link provides lots of information on choosing the right car seat and how to fit them.


You wouldn’t fly without the proper checks being carried out, so why drive without them? The government Think! Campaign talks about quick and easy checks you can do to help keep you and your passengers safe.