Car Seat Safety

The best protection for your child in a vehicle crash is a properly secured child safety seat. However, buying and installing the correct seat for your child can be confusing. Unfortunately, over 80% of car seats are not installed correctly. Review the information below to learn some of the simple steps that you can do to help save your child’s life.



  •, a division of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Georgia — Local county health departments are available to assist with car seat installation and checks. Call for details.

  • Ware County Health Department, 912-283-1875, ext. 166
  • Appling County Health Department, 912-367-4601
  • Akinson County Health Department, 912-422-3332