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Car seat safety

Want to learn how to install your child’s car safety seat for free? Trained technicians will teach you. We also check for recalls and the best fit for your child's size and age.

Trained safety technicians will check your child’s car seat for:

  • Correct installation.

  • Recalls and damage.

  • Best fit for weight, height and age.

Car seat checkup events

We can check your child or baby’s car seat on these Saturdays.:

  • February 9th at Keizer Fire Station
  • April 20th at Salem Health
  • June 8th at Salem Health
  • August 10th at Polk Fire Station
  • September 28th at Salem Health
  • November 16th at Keizer Fire Station

Need assistance getting a car seat?

If you need help buying a car or booster seat, you might be eligible for Salem Health’s Car Seat Assistance Program. Call 503-814-2432 for information and to make a reservation for a Saturday clinic. 

Learn more

For information on car seat laws, safety recommendations or other clinics, go to Oregon Impact: Child Safety Seat Resource Center at

Printable clinic details and full schedule (English)

Printable clinic details and full schedule (Spanish)