The HERO-NXT is the first special purpose car seat available in Australia that complies with the newer European regulation - ECE r129.
It is suitable for children from birth to approximately four years of age, and can be used rearward facing (from 40-105 cm) and forward facing (from 76-105 cm), with a maximum weight limit of 18 kg.
It comes standard with swivel base, rotating 90°, 180° and 360°, and lateral supports, and 10° tilt in space.
The HERO-NXT has an optional accessory support tray.
It is installed using ISOFIX only (no option for installing with vehicle seatbelt) and uses a support leg (foot prop) instead of a top tether strap, in accordance with ECE r129.
NOTE: The HERO-NXT is not an Australian Britax Childcare Pty Ltd product. The HERO-NXT is a Hernik GmbH (German company) special purpose car seat, imported into Australia by Medifab.
Hernik GmbH uses a Britax Romer (European) standard product and has adapted it for use as a special purpose car seat.
0 - 18 kg
up to 4 yrs
HERO-NXT car seat introduction - Medifab video
HERO-NXT car seat installation - Medifab video
HERO-NXT car seat use - Medifab video
Important information for parents
The HERO-NXT is a special purpose car seat designed for children with disabilities and medical conditions and should be prescribed by an allied health professional, such as an occupational therapist and physiotherapist.
Special purpose car seats are only suitable for children with disabilities and medical conditions where they are unable to travel safely and comfortably in an Australian standard car seat.
Special purpose car seats are supplied by specialist disability suppliers and there are legal requirements to comply with for their use in motor vehicles.
Medifab is the importer of the HERO-NXT. Medifab has a large network of specialty disability suppliers throughout Australia.
For more information about this product and to locate your nearest supplier, please contact Medifab.