Car Seat Inspection Station on May 9 at Big Sewickley Creek VFD

Monday, January 27, 2020 | 5:36 PM

Big Sewickley Creek VFD hosts Car Seat Inspection Station

Saturday, May 9, 2020: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

590 Beaver St., Sewickley, PA 15143

Attend this FREE event to have your booster or car seat installation checked.
Certified car seat technicians will teach you how to install and use your child’s car seat(s) correctly.
Please bring all manuals for your car seat(s) and vehicle(s).

Have your car seat checked free of charge by a certified child passenger safety technician.

Expectant parents: have your car seat installed by the 7th month of pregnancy.

The Numbers

  • Car crashes are a leading cause of death for children.*
  • 33 seconds: How often one child under the age of 13 was involved in a crash in 2016.*
  • 2: The number of children under 13 who were killed every day in 2016 while riding in cars, SUVs, pickups, and vans.*
  • 328: The number of children younger than 5 saved by using occupant restraints in 2016.*
  • 42: The number of additional lives that could’ve been saved if car seat use was at 100%.*
  • 82%: The percentage of children under age 4 in Pennsylvania who sustained no injury during a crash where they were restrained in a car seat.**

*Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

**Source: 2017 Pennsylvania Crash Facts and Statistics