What You Need to Know About LATCH Evaluations and Child-Seat Safety

Here at DCH Acura of Temecula, we know the safety of your child is one of life's highest priorities. Understanding LATCH evaluations and how they relate to the installation of child safety seats can be useful when you are shopping for that new vehicle. Here are a few things to know.

What is LATCH?

An organization called the IIHS is tasked with performing LATCH evaluations on vehicles. LATCH stands for Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children. This is the hardware that is used to attach a child safety seat to a vehicle.

Why is LATCH Important?

Parents want a child safety seat to be effective when it comes to protecting their child. They also appreciate hardware that provides for easy installation without compromising safety. That's what LATCH evaluations address by testing the hardware of child seats.

Families in the Temecula area are important to our dealership. We invite you to call or visit us so that we can explain LATCH evaluations in more detail.

 

 

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