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LATCH

Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children. The US version of ISOFIX, the international standard which specifies where the attachment points for child safety seats in passenger vehicles are to be placed.

latch

, latch-on (lach) (lach′on″)
The attachment of the baby's mouth to the mother's nipple. Effective and comfortable latch-on is a crucial element in successful breast-feeding.
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was that the interests of consumers were served by getting the latches replaced," he said.
In the ORs, the same locking latches were installed sideways.
Other safety devices for babyproofing include, clockwise from below right, a magnetic latch, an outlet cover and toilet-seat latches.
The agency reached an agreement with Chrysler last March in which the company pledged to replace the latches but denied they were defective.
D&D Technologies is the recognized leader in safety and premium grade gate hardware manufacturing, including MagnaLatch magnetic pool and safety gate latches, TruClose adjustable, self-closing gate hinges, SureClose the commercial grade closer & hinge, and LokkLatch gate latches.
As of last week, interior safety latches had been installed at only 42 schools where they are needed, said Julie Krum, director of the district maintenance and operations branch.
The 0-In CDC product implemented checking for ratioed synchronous clocks and lock-up latches for us.
Before towing another vehicle with your carrier, you'll need to remove both locking latches.
In most cases, the screens were being attached - without safety latches - to exterior window frames.
Name of Product: Nationwide Industries Trident Pool Gate Latches
Pull latches on the engine's access panels get caked with mud.
Also at the BB meeting, the committee unanimously passed a resolution urging the district to halt installation of security grilles without safety latches, fearing the screens would block escape during a fire.