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Rear Facing car seats are 5 x safer
Rear facing ECE approved car seats will take a child rear facing from birth to 18 or even 25kg (approx 4-5 years). These seats are designed to accommodate little legs, are higher up so children can see out as well as meeting and exceeding all the same safety standards as forward facing seats.
In the below pages we have compiled information about rear facing and why it is safer. To help you we have separated it out into several pages:
Quick facts- Some headline grabbing facts about rear facing
Why is rear facing safer? - A more in depth explanation
Quotes From Experts - What the safety experts, Doctors and Scientists say about rear facing
Links to Further Information - Dont just take our word for it! Further information and references about why rear facing is so much safer.
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