Child Passenger Safety

 Car Seat Checks and Education – The RIGHT Seat…. The RIGHT Size….The Right Use

 

Child Passenger Safety Specialists can answer questions regarding child safety seats and check your car seats. At a check, seats are evaluated for defects, recall listings, suitability for the age of the child, and fit with the safety belt system in the vehicle. These services is available at no charge.

Car Seat Distributions

  • Are you expecting a baby?
  • Is your infant growing out of the infant carrier seat?
  • Is your toddler growing out of the convertible seat?
  • Does your 4-8 year old need a booster?

Car seats are available at no cost for persons with PrimeWest Health or Medical Assistance health insurance coverage.

For more information contact Horizon Public Health to schedule a car seat check, or for an appointment to receive a child safety seat along with instructions on proper use and installation.

Office locations:

  • Alexandria: 320-762-3064
  • Morris and Wheaton: 320-208-6670
  • Elbow Lake: 218-685-8295
  • Glenwood: 320-634-7822

For more information about child passenger safety visits: MN Office of Traffic Safety:

http://dps.mn.gov/divisions/ots/child-passenger-safety/Pages/default.aspx