Baby car seats — necessary protection for the child in the car
Safe transportation of children in the car is the responsibility of modern parents. To do this, you need a child car seat a restraint that is installed in the passenger compartment and protects the small passenger from injuries in the event of an accident. According to statistics, the use of such seats reduces the risks of serious injuries and death by 75%. Also, do not forget about the current norm of traffic rules prohibiting the carriage of minors under 12 years of age without special locking systems. Therefore, it is recommended to take care of proper and reliable protection in advance. Moreover, buying a car seat for a child in Kiev is not a problem. The choice is huge for all ages and weight categories.
The online store 130.com.ua offers a large assortment of car seats for children from different brands: HEYNER, Capsula, Cybex, Renolux, Evenflo, Britax — Romer, Maxi — Cosi, etc. Here you can easily choose a model for kids who are under the age of 12, and for 12 year-old students.
How to choose the right seat?
Buying things for a son or daughter requires a serious approach from parents. This is especially important when it comes to baby safety. The first thing before buying is to pay attention to the group of a particular model, it depends on weight and age. It should be borne in mind that the car seat for children can be included in one of 6 categories:
- 0/0+ — designed for the smallest up to 12 — 15 months (0 — 13 kg);
- 0/I — from the moment of birth to 4.5 years (0 — 18 kg);
- I — from 9 months to 4.5 years (9 — 18 kg);
- II — from 3 to 7 years (15 — 25 kg);
- II/III and III — from 3 to 12 years (15/22 — 36 kg);
- I/II/III — universal car seats, from 9 months to 12 years of age.
Group — specific installation method
- perpendicular to the direction of travel — 0;
- face against movement — 0+;
- face in the direction of movement — I*, II, III.
*Some models of this type are installed both in the direction and in the direction of movement of the vehicle.
Car seat groups and their differences
0 (infant carriage)
In fact, they are a compact portable cradle intended for transportation of newborns, as well as for children with low weight (up to 10 kilograms). Baby seats for cars of this type look like a basket from a stroller. Fastened using a standard seat belt.
These car seats are designed for babies from birth and up to about 12 months, sometimes a little more if the baby's weight does not exceed 13 kilograms. Usually performed in the shape of a bowl with a carrying handle. Installation of car seats is carried out against the movement of the car. This is to prevent a sharp “nod” of the head upon impact, which can be deadly.
1 (for little travelers)
Perfect from 9 months to 4.5 years, when the child himself can sit and his weight does not exceed 18 kilograms. They are equipped with integrated 5 point belts or a holding table. The backrest in them can be adjusted to provide comfortable sleeping conditions when lying down.
2 (for preschoolers)
Models of this type are designed for transportation of passengers from 3 to 7 years. In its pure form are rare, since manufacturers usually combine them in group II/III.
These child car seats are suitable for use from 3 to 12 years. The main feature is the lack of a built — in 5 point fixation system, and the baby is fastened in them using a standard car belt.
This includes special seats without a backrest, designed to carry passengers weighing 22 and 36 kilograms, from 3 to 12 years. Such car seats are commonly called boosters. The purpose of these models is to raise the child so that the standard belt runs correctly on the shoulder. They do not have additional lateral protection, so you should not buy such seats for children whose height is less than 130 — 135 cm.
1/2/3 (universal car seats)
Combine the functions of several groups at once. Equipped with a transformation mechanism, therefore, they are considered the most practical and functional. Parents can buy a child car seat once, and then it will grow with the child. They adjust the tilt, headrest height, sometimes the backrest is removed, turning into a booster. Really, very convenient. In addition, it will cost less than purchasing separately for each age.
On the site 130.com.ua, you can inexpensively buy a children's car seat in Kiev of any group. All offered models guarantee a high level of protection and travel comfort.
There are several types of child car seat mounts:
- A standard 3 — point belt is a universal option, as it is suitable for all cars, the rear seats are equipped with standard belts.
- ISOFIX mount — is a special system of rigid mount, is highly reliable and meets European requirements.
- LATCH mount is an American equivalent of ISOFIX with advanced design.
Our online store sells car seats for children in Kiev, Kharkov, Odessa and other cities, delivery is available throughout Ukraine.