Infant car seat is a product that designed to used by the baby. Nowadays, infant car seat is useful because so many parents feel that they are easier and more comfortable to drive with a baby in the car. Infant car seat protects the child from injury in case of car accident. The baby can be safe with the infant car seat because the car seat also has seatbelt.
Infant car seat has so many types:
- For infants: use by baby who weighs less than 10 or 13 kg (newborns to one-year-olds, up to 70 cm in height). This type of seat places the baby in a reclining position, because a baby cannot adequately support his or her neck.
- For toddlers: use by baby who weighs 9-18 kg (age 1 to 4-year-old, 65 to 100 cm in height). The babies can use this seat when they can support their neck and learn to sit on their own.
- For school-age children: use by child who weighs 15-36kg (age 4 to 10 years old, up to 135 cm in height). This type increases the height of a seated position by supplementing a seat and adjusts the position of the seatbelt to match the position of the child’s waist.