Do you need car seats in taxis? and other FAQ’s about car seats


Do you need car seats in taxis?  and other FAQ’s about car seats.


Do you need car seats in taxis?

According to the UK government

If the driver doesn’t provide the correct child car seat, children can travel without one – but only if they travel on a rear seat: and wear an adult seat belt if they’re 3 or older. without a seat belt if they’re under 3.

Whilst this is the law good practice would always state a child is safer in a car seat.

But which one?


Car seat overwhelm

Gosh, car seats can be confusing, can’t they?

Just as you are getting your head around the complexities of having a baby you have to get your head around the complexity of choosing a car seat. Then you have to think about fitting it to your car!

People tell you different things, laws change, a huge amount of makes and model are available. You probably have a myriad of questions you would like answering on car seats and it can be really hard to know where to look for the answers.


Be well informed

At each car seat comes with a clear description of the weight of child it is for, group category, style of harness, whether it needs Isofix, the material it is made from plus customer reviews. This is the kind of full and comprehensive information that you need.

Reading a good car magazine like Autocar will also help you discover the information you need to know about cars seats and the fittings that are right for your car.


Don’t sit with unanswered questions a car seat is one the essentials in your parenting life so make sure you are fully informed around the one you choose



Do you need car seats in taxi?  is a collaborative post


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