Articles in Safety

First child car seat with built-in airbags

Maxi-Cosi, the child car seat manufacturer, has addressed the lack of impact protection for toddlers by bringing to market the first child car seat with built-in airbags.

October 19, 2017

Child car seats – what is important for manufacturers, sellers, and customers

When buying child car seats, the safety aspect plays an even greater role than when buying pushchairs. But other features like comfort, functionality, and appearance are also important buying criteria…

September 15, 2017

Product safety is the top priority when deciding what to buy

Manufacturers who become associated with unsafe and faulty goods will quickly lose the confidence of consumers, who are afraid of damage to their health. Test and quality seals are extremely trusted a…

September 15, 2017

Recaro: Recall of children’s car seats Optia & Zero.1

The Optia car seat from Recaro has once again failed the crash test of the consumer reports group, Stiftung Warentest. Recaro responded immediately to the test results. On 26 July 2017, the company an…

August 1, 2017

US supplier Key Safety Systems plans to buy Takata for US$1.59 billion

The Japanese airbag manufacturer has filed for bankruptcy in Japan and the USA. Europe is not affected. Faulty airbags and the cost of recall campaigns have had heavy costs for Takata.

July 14, 2017

Putting open-air swimming pools to the test – when the TÜV inspector comes to call

The summer is getting closer and closer, and open-air swimming pools are on their marks and getting set for the start of the season. The highlight of every pool: the water slides. But who tests the ch…

May 16, 2017

Portfolio growth: the new Maxi-Cosi Rodi XP Fix

Maxi-Cosi, the leading specialist for children’s transport equipment, is expanding its portfolio of 2/3 car seats with the new Rodi XP Fix.

April 3, 2017

Recaro is expanding its carry cot range

With the Guardia and the Privia Evo, Recaro presents two new carry cots. Thanks to the new SmartClick Isofix base, they can be used in the car quickly, easily, and safely.

March 16, 2017

Kind + Jugend 2017 will be bigger and more extensive

The Kind + Jugend exhibition area will be expanded to include a new hall. The focus will be on a new special area “The Connected Kidsroom”, which will show high-quality design and decoration products….

March 7, 2017

Replacement campaign at Recaro

Recaro Child Safety carries out a replacement campaign of its Recaro fix Basis which are used with the child seat Optia and the carrycot Privia. Affected is a very specific production batch that can b…

October 17, 2016