>LATCH 101: The Basics You Need to Know

> LATCH stands for Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren. It’s also known as ISOFIX in Europe and LUAS (Lower Universal Anchorage System) in Canada. LATCH is a way to secure a child safety seat to the vehicle using straps from the child safety seat that connect to special metal anchors in the vehicle. VEHICLE LATCH ANCHORS LOWER ANCHORS: Lower … Continue reading

>LATCH Tip: Right Way Up or Upside Down – Attaching the Lower Anchor Connector Right

> Did you know that there is a right way and a wrong way to attach the lower anchor connectors?  If attached the wrong way, the anchor may not hold securely in a crash – so make sure you get it right! PUSH ON LOWER ANCHOR CONNECTORS RIGHT WAY UP UPSIDE DOWN Close-up of the Fine Print: “UP” – THIS … Continue reading