Car Seat Safety Check

Car Seat Safety Check

Child restraints, or car seats, reduce the risk of injury by 71% to 82% and reduce the risk of death by 28% in comparison to children in seat belts alone. Read more about car seat safety here: safeseats4kids.aaa.com/faqs/why/why-are-car-seats-important/

 *Child Safety Seat Inspection Station (By Appointment Only)

February 17th, Saturday: Douglas County Transportation Center, 8800 Dorris Rd, Douglasville (Spanish bilingual technician available)

February 28th, Wednesday: Douglas County Transportation Center, 8800 Dorris Rd, Douglasville

March & April Dates

3/14 (Wed)
4/28 (Wed)
4/11 (Wed)
4/27 (Fri)

 

The Child Safety Seat Inspection Station will offer instruction at the Douglas County Transportation Center located at 8800 Dorris Road, near the Douglas County Courthouse.

During the inspection, the station instructor spends one-on-one time with a parent or caregiver to provide education on proper car seat use, as well as hands-on help for car seat installations. Appointments are required and usually scheduled in 45-minute time slots.

Child Safety Seat Inspection Station (CSSIS): One-on-one time with parent/caregiver to provide education on proper car seat use, as well as hands-on help for car seat installations. Appointments are generally scheduled in 45 mins time slots.

Car Seat Distribution Program: Applicant must be a resident of Douglas County and provide proof that he/she is receiving assistance, such as WIC, Medicaid, or PeachCare. Please call 770-949-5155 for more details and to schedule an appointment. Applicant must participate in CSSIS education (outlined above) to be eligible for a reduced-cost car seat. If applicant is not a resident of Douglas County, he/she may call and receive information on programs available in his/her county of residence.

Due to staffing limitations, this program cannot provide on-call or on-demand services. Please plan accordingly and schedule an appointment within two months of due date if you require assistance.

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