By: Nicole Acker
In this country, 4 out of 5 child safety seats are being used incorrectly. As part of a California Office of Traffic Safety
(OTS), grant, the police department is hosting a child safety seat installation and inspection event to provide traffic safety education Saturday, June 10, 2017
, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Burgess Park
parking lot located at 701 Laurel Street. Residents are encouraged to bring their vehicle with their car seats to this FREE event.
Certified child safety seat technicians will be on hand to assist with checking for recalls, proper fit, and help with correct seat installation. No appointments are needed and refreshments will be provided for the children.
For proper use of a child safety seat, parents/guardians should bring the safety seat and all of its parts, the vehicles owner's manual and the child safety seat instructions. For the latest on child safety seat information, visit the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website