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Rear-Facing Child Car Seats

Until 1 year of age your child must use a rear-facing child car seat when travelling in a vehicle. A rear-facing child car seat supports and protects your child’s head and spine in the event of a crash. Remember to never place a rear-facing car seat in front of an active air bag.

Types of Rear-facing Seats

Rear-facing child car seats have weight limits that vary depending on the make, model and type. Choose one that fits securely in your vehicle and is appropriate for your child's weight and height.

Car seat - Infant
Infant-only Car Seat
Car seat - forward or rear facing
Infant/Child Seat
Car seat - Infant booster
Infant/Child/Booster Seat

Rear-facing Seat Video Tutorial

Watch the videos below to properly install your rear-facing child seat in your vehicle and correctly secure your child. Remember to always follow your vehicle owner's manual and child car seat instructions.

Installing a rear-facing child seat


Securing a child using a rear-facing child car seat