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“Gearing” Up for Back to School

Summer’s not quite over, but many kiddos have already gone back to school. So, we’re thinking about gear that makes school activities—like carpooling—so much easier on moms and dads. Of course, the number one priority for Graco (and any parent driving children around) is safety, and a big part of keeping kids safe is using [...]

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Safe Baby!

September is a double whammy for safety, since this month plays host to National Child Passenger Safety Month and National Baby Safety Month. Since child and baby safety is at the center of everything we do at Graco, this month is one of our favorites! To get the conversation started, here are some things to [...]

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Big Announcement: ALL Size4Me™ 70 Car Seats Have Extended Height Limits

Graco is committed to keeping children as safe as possible, creating products that meet or exceed the safety standards laid out by the most respected organizations around, such as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Even after we release a product, we continue testing it to improve the instructions we give parents about how [...]

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Graco Gives Back on Child Safety Day

This post was written by our newest Graco blog contributor, Anne Wallace.  The HR Generalist for Graco, Anne is carefully juggling a full-time career, a husband and one VERY active little toddler and loving the journey along the way. Looking at the photos from our most recent community service event, you might not know that [...]

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Car Seat Tips: Taking a Car Seat on an Airplane

The holidays are upon us, and with Thanksgiving here this week, we know a lot of you will be on the road (or in the sky). Whether you’re taking a plane, train or automobile, there are always some steps you can take to make sure your little one is safely taking the journey with you. [...]

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Which Car Seat is Right for Your Child?

Finding the right car seat for your child depends on many different factors – height, weight, age and even your child’s maturity. If you’re not sure which seat is the right one for your child, the American Academy of Pediatrics has a comprehensive guide to help you choose, plus a long list of helpful FAQs. [...]

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Ride Safe, Every Time

September is National Baby Safety Month. Plus, this week (September 18th – 24th) is the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Child Passenger Safety Week and Saturday, September 24th is National Seat Check Saturday. Take the opportunity to have a certified technician inspect and verify – free of charge – your child’s car seat installation. Click here  [...]

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Have a Safe and Happy 4th of July!

BBQ, sunshine and in some cases, fireworks are all a part of a traditional 4th of July celebration in the US. It’s such a fun summer holiday but if you’re setting off your own fireworks display this year, the Consumer Products Safety Commission has a few tips to make sure your holiday is as safe [...]

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Smart Seat Photos

Over the last month  a number of our consumers have asked to see how  Smart Seat looks in use. We have been listening and have provided pictures below of a Smart Seat in different positions with children of the correct ages (Courtesy of Car Seat Blog). Take a look at the pictures and let us [...]

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Tips for Safe Strolling

We know what you’re thinking – what on earth would you do without your stroller?! It’s stylish, easy to use, and helps you maintain your sanity. It’s practically your best friend. Well, along with being oh-so-convenient and cute, your stroller also has a number of safety features built into its design. So, we at Graco [...]

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