#Tipoftheday – Retrofitted ISOFIX!?

    You can find the whole #Tipoftheday series right here! Make sure you check it out often for useful tips & tricks that saves lives.   ERFmama Therese has completed the ‘Advanced Child Car Seat Training Course’ at TRL (Transport Research Lab) and is a CPD accredited car seat expert. She blogs about in-carRead more

How We Use Car Seats When Travelling – yes it is possible! [Guest Post]

Travelling with car seats

Hi! I’m Elizabeth from Dutch Dutch Goose. I’m an ex-pat mom of two littles and I recently moved my family from Colorado to the Netherlands. In addition to moving abroad, we do a lot of travelling! Ever since we added our first little, we’ve been travelling with the car seat in tow. Keeping kids safe whenRead more

#Tipoftheday – The 5 Step Test

the 5 step test #tipoftheday

          ERFmama Therese has completed the ‘Advanced Child Car Seat Training Course’ at TRL (Transport Research Lab) and is a CPD accredited car seat expert. She blogs about in-car safety, car seats, tips, reviews, giveaways and advice. She’s a mum on a mission to change the law and raise awareness. SheRead more

#tipoftheday – The QR Code on car seats

QR code checker app

    I myself didn’t actually think about this until I was looking at car seats today and saw it, which inspired me to put it into my #tipoftheday series.  I hope it was a useful tip to you!!   ERFmama Therese has completed the ‘Advanced Child Car Seat Training Course’ at TRL (Transport ResearchRead more

That Frikki’n Twisted Car Seat Harness Problem!

Like many parents with kids in car seats, I come across this problem from time to time. It’s very annoying, but most importantly, it’s a very dangerous thing to not fix because for the harness to work properly in the event of a crash, it needs to be flat without twists and snug against theRead more

Is Your Child Escaping the Car Seat Harness?

  Any parent’s worst nightmare is an escape artist. But what most parent’s might not be aware of, is how dangerous it actually is when your child is not wearing their harness correctly, maybe not even wearing it at all – like in the picture above. So what is the big deal you might ask?Read more

Hide Your Identity – Photo Guide

Hide-Your-Identity Tutorial

I spotted a guide like this on a different blog, and I thought ‘I should make one too!’  hehe. I have therefore made one using three different solutions and three different programs. All are completely FREE to use, one is downloadable, one comes with every PC and the last one is online. With the internetRead more

You Should NEVER Buy a Used Car Seat!!

  This is extremely important to know. I am well aware that at times, money just doesn’t go very far and that many families struggle and any car seat would then be better than no car seat, but a car seat you have no idea about the history of? That is not something you want,Read more

The Rear Facing Car Seat – Install Tips Video

  [tweetthis]The safest way for your young child to travel – is in a #rearfacing car seat. #ERF #MYWHY[/tweetthis] Following on from my previous post about Forward Facing car seat install tips, here is the Rear Facing car seat install tips post.  Fitting Errors As parents, there are so many things we hope he hasRead more

The Forward Facing Car Seat – Install Tips Video

    [tweetthis twitter_handles=”@GoodEggSafety”]Every child deserves to have a correctly installed car seat – no matter what way it faces! [/tweetthis]   That is a fact, and even though I am a huge promoter of ERF for it’s many important benefits, I think its well worth the time to give you a few of myRead more

The Twisted Harness – And How To Fix It! (Guide)

One of my biggest annoyances when buckling the kids up in their car seats – is when the car seat harness strap(s) twist themselves! I bet we’ve aaaaallll been there….. And it’s also got this sickening habit of happening when you really really…really… need to be somewhere… or when it’s raining cat’s and dogs…  Today itRead more