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Do you need a car seat in a taxi in Seattle?

Do you need a car seat in a taxi in Seattle?

Washington state law requires that everyone in a motor vehicle (with the exception of buses, etc.) wear a safety restraint. Children over the age of 8 or are at least 4 feet, 9 inches tall must use a safety belt correctly. Children less than 13 years old must ride in the back seat.

Does Uber have car seats in Seattle?

Uber Car Seat provides UberX vehicles equipped with a car seat. To request Uber Car Seat, tap the ‘car seat’ option after selecting the UberX vehicle type. A $10 surcharge is added to UberX pricing for Uber Car Seat trips.

Can you put a baby car seat in a taxi?

It is illegal to carry a baby in a rearward-facing baby seat in the front of a vehicle if there is an active front passenger airbag. The airbag must be deactivated or the baby seat must be placed in the rear of the taxi, private hire vehicle or minicab.

Are car seats required in taxis?

As you might be familiar with the car seat laws, in most of the US states, taxis are NOT obliged to use and provide parents with the child restraint safety systems and all other following equipment. So, as you can conclude, taxis DON’T use car seats and relatable safety systems for your children.

Can a child ride Uber without car seat?

Under NSW law, the driver and the passengers of ridesharing vehicles and taxis must wear seat belts. Drivers of ridesharing vehicles and taxis are also responsible for passengers under the age of 16 to be properly secured in seat belts or approved child car seats (see below).

Can you LYFT with a baby?

Limit one child per car seat ride. Car seats aren’t suitable for children under 2 years old and may only be used for children 31” – 52” tall and 22 – 48 lbs. Lyft will be in no way liable for any improperly installed car seat or improperly secured child. Use of Car seat mode is subject to the Lyft Terms of Service.

Does Uber provide car seats?

Uber Car Seat provides one forward-facing car seat for a child who is at least 2 years old, 22 pounds, and 31 inches tall. A child is too big at 48 pounds or 52 inches.

Can you ride in Uber without car seat?

Can you put car seats in Uber?

Can I ride Lyft without car seat?

Can you take Lyft without a car seat? The Lyft car seat policy is that parents are responsible for bringing a car seat if their child needs it based on their age and local law. Drivers are allowed to reject a ride if you don’t have a car seat. You’ll even be charged a cancellation fee for the ride.

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