News Release

Friday, September 19, 2008

Contact: George Stinnett, (757) 668-7043 or George.Stinnett@chkd.org

Free Car Seat Safety Checks

HAMPTON ROADS, Va.—The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports the leading cause of deaths among children 14 years and younger is motor vehicle crashes. And 8 out of 10 parents install their children’s car seats/boosters incorrectly. To make sure you’re not one of them, visit a CHKD-sponsored car seat safety check during October.

  • October 16, 1-4 p.m., Pediatric Associates, 1909-A Granby Street, Norfolk.
  • October 25, 11 a.m.– 2 p.m., CHKD Health & Surgery Center at Princess Anne, 2021 Concert Drive, Virginia Beach.

Call (757) 668-7696 to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins will be seen on a space-available basis.