Child Safety Seat Ease of Use Ratings


Are All Seats Safe?
All car seats rated by NHTSA meet Federal Safety Standards & strict crash performance standards. While all rated seats are safe, they do differ in their ease of use in four basic catagories:


Evaluation of Instructions

Vehicle Installation Features

Evaluation of Labels

Securing the Child


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Safety 1st Go Hybrid Booster (B)



Manufacturer  /  Model NameSafety 1st Go Hybrid Booster (B)
Model Number  /  Manufacture Date22256-AHD  /  Sep 25, 2009
Harness TypeHigh Back
Weight  /  Height40lb - 100lb / 43" - 57"
Evaluation of Labels 4 stars
The belt path is not labeled.
Evaluation of Instructions 5 stars
The instruction manual is difficult to reach/store while the child restraint is installed.
Securing the Child 1 stars
No illustration is given on the label to show conversion to booster mode from any other mode. Conversion to this mode from another mode requires multiple actions; caregiver must read instruction manual. While disassembling for cleaning, mandatory pieces may become loose and could be misplaced.
Installation Features n/a
Overall Ease of Use Rating 4 stars

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