Safety 1st Onboard 35 Air+ Infant Car Seat

Functional Analysis:

  • Handle
  • Groove shape provides additional support for holding and carrying carrier.
  • 4 adjustable positions.
  • Visual indicator using the color green indicates when the handle is locked in place.
  • To adjust the handle, it requires an individual to use two hands to push buttons on either side of the carrier.
  • Canopy
  • Protects child from the sun.
  • Adjustable.
  • Seat Cushion
  • Removable to hand wash.
  • Air fit cushion provides support for full body impact.
  • Harness
  • Adjusts to 4 height positions.
  • 5 point harness adjusts in the front.
  • 3 buckle locations to change as child grows.
  • To tighten harness, one must pull the strap through a loop labeled safety 1st.
  • It could be difficult for some to thread the harness straps through the loop.
  • Safety
  • Side cushions filled with air to reduce impact forces.
  • Latch System
  • Easy to install.
  • Provides the option to use latch system or seat belt to install car seat.
  • Can install the car seat without the car seat base which would be similar to the latch belt connection.
  • Recommended to follow car seat manual and vehicle manual to install car seat.
  • Other Considerations
  • Provides lots of support for infant.
  • Customize infant insert which can hold an infant that weighs 4 lbs.
  • Multiple instructional stickers on the car seat.
  • A storage compartment is located under the base of the car seat to store other items as well as the the instructional manual.
  • Reasonable cost.
  • Safety 1st base only fits onto Safety 1st strollers, but the company has not tested their competitor’s strollers to see if they fits onto their strollers. Do your research if attempting to attach another brand of seat on to this base.

Worth Noting:

Unique air cushion provides additional safety for child. Simple to install and use.

Black and gray car seat with base.