Choosing a car seat for you baby?
If you are a frequent traveller and use a private car or taxi, it is important to travel safe with your children and choose quality and safe car seat that can save your kid’s lives!
In Singapore, since Jan 1, 2012, kids below height 1.35cm must be secured in child restraints, booster seats or adjustable seat belts while travelling in a vehicle. Infants should be placed in a rear-facing infant capsule in the back seat if their weight up to 10 kg and below 9 months of age.
We put together 5 the most popular car seats in Singapore that will keep your child safe during your short or long-haul road trips!
It is the perfect solution for parents and travellers with children who use multiple vehicles, car sharing, carpooling, and taxis or like to travel with their children.The Urban Kanga gives you the freedom to go where you want when you want while maintaining important safety requirements for your child.
- Fold & Go
This car seat is easy to fold and easy to carry along with you wherever you go.
- Safety standards
It is tested and certified to meet ECE R44/04 European safety standard.
- Child category
Suitable for children weighing 9-18 Kg. (20 to 40 lb)
Approximate age: 9 months to 4 years
- Easy to install
Quick and easy seat belt routing installation takes only 60 seconds and you can use in any vehicle with 3-point retractor safety belts.
Maxi-cosi products are safe, comfortable, convenient and easy to use. They need to be installed and used correctly and keep in mind that height and weight are more important than age.
There are 3 main categories to choose the appropriate car seat for your little one:
- Baby (40-75cm/Birth to 1 year/0-13kg)
- Toddler (70-105cm/9month to 4 years/9-18kg)
- Child (100-150cm/3,5 years to 12 years/15-36kg)
COSCO SCENERA NEXT
The Cosco Scenera NEXT is designed for families! It keeps kids safer with Side Impact Protection built right in, and a 5-point harness that adjusts easily from the front of the seat. The harness features 5 heights and 3 buckle locations so you can be sure you’re giving the best fit to your growing child.
If your chosen vehicle happens to be an airplane, the Scenera NEXT has got you covered. Certified for use on aircraft, it gives your child a familiar seat during the flight. The lightweight and compact design also get you through the airport without weighing you down.
The Doona™ Infant Car Seat/Stroller is the first of its kind, transforming from a safe, full-featured car seat to a comfy stroller with the click of a latch.
Infant Weight: 1.8-13Kg
Product weight: 7kg
The Combi Coccoro is lightweight, compact and fits perfectly in smaller vehicles. The compact design also accommodates three car seats across the rear seating of most vehicles. The Coccoro features Tru-Safe® Side Impact Protection with deep side walls and a layer of energy-absorbing foam to distribute crash forces away from your child’s head, neck and spine.
The Coccoro offers a five-point harness with a color indicator to ensure the harness is securely buckled, four harness heights, front harness adjuster, built-in lock-offs and premium push button LATCH connectors for safety and convenience.
Infant Weight: rear-facing from 3 to 33 pounds and forward-facing from 1 year and 20 pounds up to 40 pounds.
Height: 48cm-100cm (19-40 inches)
Offering superior safety, design and functionality, the ultra-light and surprisingly spacious infant car seat CYBEX Aton is perfect for parents on the go. They offer more comfort for parents and more safety for the child. At the same time, the infant carriers live up to the highest expectations in design, comfort, functionality and safety.
Outside of the car, the Aton infant car seat forms part of the CYBEX travel system, easily connecting to CYBEX, gb and other brand buggies and strollers with the simple use of an adapter, offering parents a new dimension of mobility.
Infant Weight: 0-13Kg
Age: Birth up to 18 months
Universal seat D-Guard is called not only because of the wide age range, but also due to excellent functionality inherent in the design. Car seat with DAIICHI generation D-Guard Toddler is designed specifically to take care of your baby in her arms as parents.
It has a high level of security that is provided by a proprietary system – D-SIP, as evidenced during the crash tests and other necessary tests.
Features and Benefits
- Age: 9 months (9 kg) up to 10 years (36kg)
- Use detachable booster after 22kg, Booster can support ISOFIX installation.
- 9-Position Headrest provides secure fit as your child grows
- Double side impact protection – A head from side impact protection for the three levels can help reduce side impact accidents add up to 30-40% when compared to the other.
- Head seatbelt same type as those used in car racing Ferrari F1.
- Use renowned SABELT buckle (made in Italy) with 5 points hardness system. Double SIP (Double Side Impact Protection).
- Comfort is created with a special soft liner (used from 9 months to 3 years) and the adjustable backrest angle.