Get a FREE child safety seat check in East Texas [#ChildSafetySeat #EastTexas #AllThingsFREE]
You can get a FREE child safety seat check in East Texas.
The event will take place between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 at TP Trailhead Park Pavilion on Front St., in New Boston, Texas.
On-site certified technicians will educate you about proper car seat installation.
No appointment is needed.
You will be provided replacement car seats if you are a qualifying Texas resident with substandard safety seat.
You should be sure to bring proof of residency, such as a utility bill, and proof of government assistance like WIC or Medicare card.
The child using the seat must be present and you must know the weight and height of the child.
The event is being sponsored by the Texas Department of Transportation and the New Boston Chamber of Commerce.
Fact: Studies show 4 out of every 5 car seats are installed incorrectly.
Important questions to ask:
• Is the child’s safety seat secure?
• Does it move from side to side in the car?
• Is the seat too large or too small for the child?
• Do I know the history of the seat?
For more information, contact: Irene Webster, TxDOT Traffic Safety Specialist at 903-799-1221 or Irene.webster AT txdot.gov.
TXDOT to offer FREE child safety seat check