23rd annual car seat safety check for parents and caregivers. Free event, East and West Valley

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23rd annual car seat safety check for parents and caregivers. Free event, East and West Valley

Hard Facts about Safety in Cars

  • Road injuries are the leading cause of preventable deaths and injuries to children in the United States.
  • Correctly used child safety seats can reduce the risk of death by as much as 71 percent.
  • More than half of car seats are not used or installed correctly. 

From Mesa to Avondale, certified child passenger safety technicians will work one-on-one with families to educate and offer peace of mind during this free car seat check event. 

WHILE CAR CRASHES REMAIN ONE OF THE LEADING CAUSES OF DEATH FOR CHILDREN, A STUDY RELEASED BY SAFE KIDS WORLDWIDE REVEALS SOME ALARMING INFORMATION, INCLUDING:

·  25 percent of parents say they’ve driven with their children unrestrained. Men are slightly more likely to skip installing or using child restraints than women. 

·  34 PERCENT OF PARENTS WITH HOUSEHOLD INCOMES OF $100,000 OR MORE SAY IT’S OKAY TO LEAVE KIDS UNRESTRAINED FOR SHORT TRIPS COMPARED TO 15 PERCENT OF PARENTS MAKING LESS THAN $35,000.

·  23 PERCENT OF PARENTS UNDER THE AGE OF 30 SAY IT’S OKAY TO RIDE WITH AN UNRESTRAINED CHILD WHILE TRAVELING OVERNIGHT COMPARED TO 13 PERCENT OF PARENTS OVER THE AGE OF 30.

 

23rd Annual KiDS MARICOPA COUNTY CAR SEAT SAFETY CHECK

Saturday 2.26.22, from 9 am – 12 pm

Drive through and have your child’s car seat or booster seat inspected by a trained safety expert to ensure proper installation.

East Valley

Walmart

240 W. Baseline Road,

Mesa, AZ 85210

 

West Valley

Palm Valley Pavilions

1235 N. Litchfield Road,

Goodyear, AZ 85395

 

www.narpro.com

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