Why Choosing a Family Car Isn’t as Hard as You Think

Finding the best family car for your needs comes with many challenges and considerations. There are so many different types of vehicles now that it can often seem impossible given all the choices. Whether it’s a small hatchback for city use, a large SUV for a big family or even a pickup truck for utility,Read more

Is It Ever Safe To Purchase A Used Car For Your Family?

Is It Ever Safe To Purchase A Used Car For Your Family_

A lot of parents will be worried about purchasing a used car, particularly if it’s going to be the vehicle that they chauffeur their kids around in. This is understandable as there are certainly nightmares that you can experience when you buy a used vehicle. For instance, some nasty sellers on the market will buyRead more

BeSafe izi Plus Car Seat Review

BeSafe izi Plus

BeSafe izi Plus Stats Weight range: 0-25 kg (approx. from 6 months old to 5 years old) Installation: Seatbelt install Lowest harness height:  27cm Highest harness height: 38cm Cabin space required: 91cm Wash: 30° hand wash cycle and hang to dry PLUS TESTED RRP: £379.99 Having passed the Swedish Plus Test and being announced as test winnerRead more

Three S’s To Help You Speed Into The Safe Lane

Nobody hits the road with the intention of putting themselves, or their families, in danger. That would be illogical. Yet, without realizing it, many of us do just that each time we head out. Failure to adhere to safety standards leaves us, and our passengers, at risk. Many drivers lure themselves into a false senseRead more

Black Friday at Halfords 2017! Huge Competion and Weekly Deals!

Black Friday Competition

Halfords annual ‘Black Friday Deals’ has arrived! And every week they are adding on to their deals! It’s a perfect opportunity to get some Christmas shopping out-of-the-way! The deals are ongoing until the big event, which is November 24th!   I took a look at the current deals and being the type of person IRead more

Winter Proofing Your Garage

Lukas Neasi Your garage may be one of the most important rooms in your house. Besides being used for lawn supplies, tools and storage it’s also home to one of your most important investments: your car. With the weather getting colder and winter approaching fast it is important that you prepare your car’s home forRead more

The Joie Stages vs. Joie Every Stages

Joie Stages Vs. Every Stages

The Main Differences What separates the Joie Stages from its bigger brother – the Every Stages is the weight limit and the fact that they each cover different groups. The Joie Stages: Group 0+/1/2 The Joie Every Stages: Group 0+/1/2/3   Name Rear Facing Limit Forward Facing Harness Limit High Back Booster Stages 0-18 KGRead more

Rear Facing – Where do their legs go?

no leg injuries in RF

If you are new to the idea of extended rear facing – I can imagine that one of your worries is your child’s legs. This is one of the most common fears, so you are not alone. However, I am happy to tell you that you have absolutely nothing at all to worry about! YouRead more

A Crash Course – in Crash Testing

A Crash Course - in Crash Testing

Just because a car seat has passed standard testing – doesn’t mean it’s passed all testing. There are several crash tests that are superior to the standard R44.04 crash test. Let’s take a look! ERFmama Therese has completed the ‘Advanced Child Car Seat Training Course’ at TRL (Transport Research Lab) and is a CPD accreditedRead more

The Facts of Extended Rear Facing Car Seats

FACTS OF ERF

Most people are aware of the infant car seats being rear facing, or facing backwards as some would say. This is the first car seat you buy when having a baby. But did you know that when it’s time to buy a new car seat for your baby – once they have outgrown their infantRead more

Car Safety Statistics & What They Mean For You

Car Safety Statistics & What They Mean For You

Safety behind the wheel should be a priority for all drivers. As wonderful as driving is, the dangers are far too real to dismiss. Therefore, appreciating the facts as well as what they mean for you, the driver, should be top of the agenda. Here are four clear statements that should be used to influenceRead more