Mythbusting: A 5-Point Harness Is Safer Than A Booster Seat for Older Kids - Update from Our Blog


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Is a 5-point harness safer than a booster seat and seatbelt for an older child? It’s a question that has been asked ever since the introduction of car seats with a higher-weight harness in the early 2000’s. To this day, there still hasn’t been a consensus in the field, either way, so we’ll take a look at the evidence and try to come to a conclusion. No promises that we’ll find a real answer though. Myth: Even for School-Age Kids, a Car Seat with a 5-Point Harness Is Always Safer than a Booster Using a 3-Point Lap/Shoulder Seatbelt So right

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