Product Review: Booster Seats
Booster Seat Reviews
Britax is the leader in car seat safety, and their Britax Parkway SG Belt-Positioning Booster is consistently rated among the best in its class. The Parkway's features include True Side Impact Protection and SecureGuard anti-submarining technology. In layman's terms, these seats help minimize the force of a crash in the event of an accident. As you may have guessed, Britax products are quite expensive. If you're a parent who can spend top dollar for a brand name that's associated with impeccable safety, then the Britax Parkway might be for you.
When it comes to backless booster seats, The Graco Backless Turbo Booster Seat is a great value for the money. It's simple, safety-tested design gets high ratings from the experts, while the clean lines and wide variety of stylish colors will make riding in a booster seat cool for the big kids.
The Combi Dakota is another value-priced backless booster seat. It features a removable, machine-washable seat cover and a cup holder. It has a wider seat than most backless boosters which can make for a more comfortable ride for an older child.The Chicco Key Fit Strada Booster is a high-back throne for your little prince or princess who loves to travel in comfort. It features micro vented material so it's breathable and cool. The cushy design not only provides luxury, it also sneaks in a good dose of safety. The headrest features wings that adjust up and out to both cradle your child's head and neck and help prevent injury in a crash. This is a mid-range product, but it can be converted to a backless booster for when your child reaches the appropriate weight, which makes it a great value for the money.
The Evenflo Confidence Booster is a good solid high-back booster seat that features an adjustable headrest and back. The seat depth is adjustable as well, adding to the comfort. Overall, this product is designed to accommodate various types of vehicle seats, and a wide range of children's body types. It retails for under $100, so you get a safe and cozy booster seat for a reasonable price.