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    CPS Fanatic monstah's Avatar
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    Dec 2007
    2,781 words it correctly

    An article on choosing a car seat:

    IMO, Edmunds does a great job at being a trustworthy, reliable source. Even when it comes to car seats, they worded the American Academy of Pediatrics recommendations the way it should be worded.

    According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, you should keep your child rear-facing until he is at least one year old and has reached the highest weight or height allowed by the seat's manufacturer (check the manual).
    Children should not move from a full harness to a booster seat until they reach the top weight or height allowed by the car seat manufacturer
    Last edited by monstah; 09-30-2008 at 08:41 PM.

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    Carseat Crazy Citrine's Avatar
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    Groton, CT

    Re: words it correctly

    Edmonds know more then my DR! who said to booster at 40lbs regardless of height! At least some one is spreading the word. Now if we could get BBR to do it, that would be HUGE

    Olivia 4.26.04 37lb 44in Regant/GN
    Makayla 9.16.06 26lb 30in RF Wizard

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    CPS Technician emandbri's Avatar
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    St. Peters MO (burb of St. Louis)

    Re: words it correctly

    that is great!

    Emily tech and mom to Jacob 16, Daniel 13, Benjamin 9, Elizabeth 6. Child care provider to 4 other kiddos.

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    Senior Community Member tjham's Avatar
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    Dec 2005

    Re: words it correctly

    I clicked on the "Fight the Good Fight" link about booster use.
    It was very good without being preachy. Although it's too bad they recommend the Treasured Cargo !

    I sent it to someone who I had been wanting to send something to for a LONG time,
    but never could find just the right thing.
    (small 5 and 6 yr olds just in seat belts)
    (Sorry for the poorly worded sentence! )


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