Get your child’s car seat checked in Farmington Hills

Make sure your child’s car seat is property installed during an inspection event held on Sunday, August 12, at Fire Station #4 located at 28711 Drake Road.

Farmington Hills Fire Department
Members of the Farmington Hills Fire Department Car Seat Inspection Team are pictured left to right. Front: Sergeant Jarod Foshag and Senior Firefighter Eric Alonzo; back: POC (Paid-on-Call) Lieutenant John Vesey, Senior Firefighter Shelly Gilbert, Senior Firefighter Robin Chevrette, POC Sergeant John Schertel, and POC Lieutenant Ray Pudlik. (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 install and use the child restraint.

Jon Aldred for Farmington Hills City Council

Car seat inspections are available by appointment only, from 8 a.m. to noon. They’re free, take about 30 to 45 minutes to complete, and participants do not have to be Farmington Hills residents.

To make an appointment, call Farmington Hills Fire Headquarters at 248-871-2800. If you can’t make the event, 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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