Child Passenger Safety

Is your child in the right car seat?

Car crashes are a leading cause of death for children 1 to 13 years old. Many times deaths and injuries can be prevented by proper use of car seats, boosters, and seat belts.

Child Passenger Safety Week

Occupant Protection

September 18 – 24, 2016

Lynda Walker, LEL at TxDOT Houston District for National Child Passenger Safety Week September 14-20.

Lynda Walker, LEL at TxDOT Houston District for National Child Passenger Safety Week September 14-20.

National Seat Check Saturday – September 24, 2016

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration are pioneers in the movement to save lives on our nation’s roadways, including doing everything to keep our children safe on the road. Although NHTSA may lead the effort, you are the key to protecting your family. We are here to help.

According to the Texas Department of Transportation, a recent study indicates 40 percent of Texas children are not properly restrained.

  • TxDOT Tutorial: Properly installing and securing a rear-facing car seat video
  • Free car seat check keeps kids safe video
  • Top 10 Best Booster Seats 2015 video

We will continually add to this site often so you can keep up with the latest information and guidelines.

 

For assistance in locating a child safety seat check station please contact:

Emma Mendoza

emma.mendoza@buckleuptexas.com

512-454-8900

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