Buying rear facing group 1 car seats from the UK

Please visit the buyer's guide

Blogs and similar websites:

Kids in Cars
Kyle David Miller Foundation
Diaper Pin
Rear facing in Rear end collisions
Joel's Journey - (see also)
Joel's YouTube video
Rear facing down under - Rear facing revolution video
The Importance of rear facing
Crash Test – Forward vs. Rear Facing
Importance of a 5-point harness carseat
Good Morning America – Carseats
Kind in de Auto (Dutch)

General information in English:

Child safety in cars - A literature review
In car child seat specialists
Volvo car safety advice for children
Volvo Car seat FAQ
Kathleen Weber, Director (retired), Child Passenger Protection Research Program, University of Michigan Medical School (American)
Child restraint safety
Child Passenger Safety Technical Encuclopedia (American. Scroll down to Rearfacing v Forward facing)
Sacred journeys (American)
Safety standards UK
Guide to how NCAP tests are performed
IAM motoring trust
VTI (Swedish National Road end Transport Research Institute)
APSI, Portuguese child safety organisation
Rear facing for best protection, BMJ
Car seat checks, The importance of correctly installed seats
Paper from The Department of Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Safety for the growing child - Experiences from Swedish accident data
Injury prevention, Car safety seats for children: rear facing for best protection
Official Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Rear-Facing Car Safety Seats: Getting the Message Right
Injury Prevention, Car safety seats for children: rear facing for best protection (PDF format)
SAE International, A Computational Study of Rear-Facing and Forward-Facing Child Restraints
AAP News, Keep your toddler in a rear-facing car seat until age 2
Keep me driving - Child-seat warning to parents
A US site for finding the most appropriate car seat

General information in Swedish/Norwegian/Danish:

Barnens säkerhet i bilen
Britax Sweden FAQ
Britax Sweden crash test videos
Swedish tests of car seats from TestFakta
VALT Finland (Försäkringsbolagens trafiksäkerhetskommitté)
NTF Sweden (Nationalföreningen för trafiksäkerhetens främjande)
Save the Swedish model
Säkerhetsbutiken, Specialistbutiken för barnsäkerhet
Trygg Trafikk FAQ (Norwegian)
Trygg Trafikk Barn i bil
VTI (Statens väg- och transportforskningsinstitut)
Norwegain TV News report on RF seats being safer than FF seats.
Test av barnestolar
Felmonterade bilbarnstolar livsfarliga
Danish Campaigner


Graco UK
Britax UK
Britax Sweden
Akta Graco (Sweden)
Brio UK
Maxi Cosi UK
Bebe Confort, UK