Get your child’s car seat inspected Feb. 2 in Farmington Hills

The Farmington Hills Fire Department can help make sure that your child’s car seat is safely and correctly installed during an inspection event held February 2.

Farmington Hills Car Seat Inspection
The Farmington Hills Fire Department car seat inspection team (City of Farmington Hills)

Nationally-certified child safety seat technicians will check the child restraint for proper installation and possible recalls. The technicians will also teach parents or caregivers how to use their child restraint and how to install it into their vehicles themselves.

Jon Aldred for Farmington Hills City Council

Free inspections are offered by appointment only from 8 a.m. to noon at Fire Station #4, 28711 Drake Road. Each inspection takes 30 to 45 minutes to complete, and participants do not have to be Farmington Hills residents.

To make an appointment, contact Sara West at or 248-871-2800.

Residents who are unable to attend may contact Fire Marshal Reggie Madeline of the Farmington Public Safety Department at 248-474-5500, or the Children’s Hospital of Michigan Novi Rehabilitation Center at 248-305-7530 to schedule an inspection.

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