The 2023 LATCH Manual:
This pricing includes shipping and applies to orders shipped to one U.S. address.
- 1–2: $48.00 each
- 3–9: $47.00 each
- 10–49: $46.00 each
- 50–99: $44.00 each
- 100–249: $42.00 each
- 250–399: $40.00 each
- 400–499: $38.00 each
- 500–749 $36.00 each
- 750+ : Request a quote.
LATCH Manual Highlights:
SRN’s biennial release of a new LATCH Manual edition includes updates to manufacturer instructions for use of lower anchors and tethers of some CR products and vehicles.
- Input from all major vehicle and CR manufacturers, including brand- and model-specific information.
- Updated vehicle listings, including the addition of recent model year vehicles, as well as clarified and expanded usage notes.
- A chapter on retrofitting older vehicles with tether anchors that includes a supplement for vehicle manufacturer part numbers, availability, and other installation and use details.
Questions? Click to see the LATCH Manual FAQs.
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Because a picture is worth a thousand words, the LATCH Gallery provides photos of interesting examples of lower and tether anchors in vehicles. It is intended to assist the Child Passenger Safety community by clarifying challenging vehicle LATCH situations that are more creative, complex or confusing than most. If a vehicle model has an entry in the LATCH Gallery, this is mentioned in the Notes section of its Appendix B entry in your new LATCH Manual.
Things change, so whenever an update to the current LATCH Manual is needed, SRN adds it to the LATCH Manual Updates page at www.saferidenews.com. Go to the website to check on updates, or, better yet, sign up to be an SRN Insider, and SRN will send you an email to let you know anytime a new update has been posted.
Denise Donaldson, owner of Safe Ride News Publications, provides an overview of the basic components in the LATCH Manual, one of many great resources available to child passenger safety advocates.
By passing the LATCH Manual Quiz, you will earn one CEU toward CPST recertification. Taking the quiz is a great way to learn about LATCH, the LATCH Manual, and all the ways it can help you educate caregivers.
Note: The 2023 LATCH Manual Quiz will be posted until June 1, 2025. The 2021 LATCH Manual Quiz will be available until June 1, 2023.
Tether usage is critical to safety, and knowing how to add tether anchors is important for helping families with older cars. This guide can help.