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Child Car Seat Checkpoint

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If you are seven months pregnant your car seat should already be installed!  Your car seat should be in place long before you go to the hospital – plan ahead.  What you should know: 

CHECK POINT

The City of Longmont provides a car seat safety check point on the second Wednesday of every month at Longmont Fire Services Station 2, located at Mountain View Avenue and Hover Street, from 2 pm until 7 pm.

Other local fire departments offering car seat safety check points:

YOU DO NOT NEED TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO ATTEND THE CAR SEAT CHECKPOINT.

  • If you have two vehicles, it is recommended that you bring both to the checkpoint.
  • There is no charge to participate in the car seat safety checkpoint.
  • If you have older children, please bring them with you so that we can make sure they are in appropriate car seats/adjusted properly in connection with the new car seat for your newborn.

COLORADO CHILD PASSENGER SAFETY LAW

Requirements (see page 2 of document) for car seats in the State of Colorado set by the Colorado Department of Transportation.

CAR SEAT TIPS

The American Academy of Pediatrics provides a number of tips for the selection of a car seat as well as instructions for installation.

CAN NOT AFFORD A CAR SEAT?

The City of Longmont is not able to provide free car seats to those in need.

CAR SEATS TO DONATE

If you have a car seat to donate that meets the following criteria, you may email us and we will assist in connecting you with someone that may be interested in your car seat.

  • Car seat must be less than five years old
  • You must know the history of the car seat
  • Car seat may not have been involved in a car accident

 

If you need further information NOT COVERED on this web page, please call Longmont Fire Services at (303) 651-8437 or email .

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