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10 quick child car seat checks

10 quick child car seat checks

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Seat guide

What does your child need and when?

Child restraints come in a variety of styles and sizes, depending on your child's weight, height and age. Because children grow and develop at different rates, child car seats are sold by group categories (from Group 0 to 3) which relate to the weight of your child.

Click on the links above to see some examples of suitable child restraints available.

Before you buy

  • Always look for the United Nations ECE R44.04 mark
  • Try the child car seat in your car before buying, because not every seat fits every car
  • Check your vehicle's handbook for compatibility


Good Egg Safety recommends keeping your child in each seat group for as long as you possibly can. This is especially the case for group 1 seats.

Rear facing group 1 seats are 5 times safer in a frontal collision. They protect the neck and head by distributing the force along the back of the seat and are much more effective at protecting internal organs. Group seat stage table