Car Seat Safety

We offer a Car Seat Safety program to help you keep your child safe.

Our goals are:

  • To improve child safety
  • Ensure proper installation of a car seat and inspect for misuse
  • Check for car seat recalls
  • Check to see if a car seat has been in an accident
  • Check for outdated car seats
  • Ensure proper application of a car seat
  • Ensure a car seat is the appropriate size for the age of a child

Our Child Passenger Safety Technicians are certified to check all types of cars seats. Car seat checks are done by appointment. Please allow 30 minutes for a safety check and 45 minutes to have a car seat installed..

For any questions or concerns regarding car seat safety, or to schedule an appointment, please contact Pettis County Health Center at 660-827-1130

Here is a video from a grandfather who truly believes in keep children “Rear facing”  as long as possible. Click on the video and here his story.