TROY, AL (WSFA) - The Troy Police and Fire Departments held a car seat inspection event, Get the Thumbs Up on Your Child's Safety, on Friday.
Officials say, nationally certified technicians were on hand to assist any parent with properly installing a child's seat. Members of the departments also checked to be sure the seat isn't involved in a recall and will answer any safety questions.
Reporter Rosanna Smith spoke with department officials during Today in Alabama and they said this event is a great way to make sure your child's safety gets the thumbs up from officials.
Below is a video explaining the proper procedures to make sure your child's seat is properly secured.
For more information on the event or child car seat safety, please call Sgt. Michael O'Hara at 670-2234.