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Child Safety Seat Events Calendar



Child Passenger Safety

Car crashes are the leading cause of death for children 1 to 13 years old. Many deaths and injuries can be prevented by using a properly installed car seat. Attend one of the many check events across the state for a free inspection of your car seat and educational information regarding child passenger safety.

Child Safety Seat Inspection Stations listed by county.  In most cases, appointments are required.

 


     
May 1 Child Safety Seat Check - Niagara County
12:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
Tuscarora Nation House, Corner of Walmore and Mount Hope Road, Lewiston, NY 14092
Agency: Niagara County Traffic Safety Office & Niagara County Sheriff's Office
Contact: Grace E. Destino at (716) 438-3190
     
May 2 Child Safety Seat Check - Columbia County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Hudson Jr/High School, 215 Harry Howard Avenue, Hudson, NY 12534
Agency: Hudson Police Department
Contact: Lt Lynne Finn, PO Mishanda Franklin-Cox, or PO Nicolas Pierro at (518) 828-3388
     
May 2 Child Safety Seat Check - Ulster County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Downtown Fire Station, 5 Garraghan Drive, Kingston NY 12401 (Rear Parking Lot)
Agency: City of Kingston Fire Department
Contact: Lt. Kristina Meschi at (845) 331-1216
     
May 2 Child Safety Seat Check - Broome County
2:30 p.m - 4:30 p.m.
YMCA West Family Branch, 740 Main Street, Johnson City, NY
Agency: Broome County Health Department
Contact: Christine Muss at (607) 778-2807
     
May 2 Child Safety Seat Check - Tompkins County
9:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m.
The Cornell Grounds Department, 275 Palm Road, Ithaca, NY 14850
Agency: Cornell University Police
Contact: Beverly Van Cleef at (607) 225-7305
     
May 7 Child Safety Seat Check - Albany County
3:00 p.m - 6:00 p.m.
Elm Avenue Park, 261 Elm Avenue, Delmar, NY 12054
Agency: Town of Bethlehem Police Department
Contact: Craig Sleurs at (518) 439-9973
     
May 9 Child Safety Seat Check - Genesee County
10:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m.
Valu-Home Center; Valu Plaza, 4152 West Main Street Road, Batavia, NY 14020
Agency: City of Batavia Fire Department
Contact: Chuck Hammon at (585) 345-6375
     
May 9 Child Safety Seat Check - Cattaraugus County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Paul Brown Motors, 1145 East State Street, Olean, NY 14760
Agency: Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office and Health Department
Contact: Bev Bennett at (716) 701-3407
     
May 9 Child Safety Seat Check - Onondaga County
10:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m.
Lowes, 131 Simon Drive, Syracuse, NY 13224
Agency: Syracuse Police Department
Contact: Officer Mike Goudy at (315) 442-5130
     
May 14 Child Safety Seat Check - Schenectady County
1:00 p.m - 4:00 p.m.
Curry Road Plaza, 1400 Curry Road, Rotterdam, NY 12306
Agency: Rotterdam Police Department
Contact: Kelley Pike at (518) 262-6248
     
May 16 Child Safety Seat Check - Steuben County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Family Dollar Parking Lot, 330 West Washington Street, Bath, NY 14810
Agency: Bath Police Department
Contact: Sgt. J. D. Hawley at (607) 776-2175
     
May 16 Child Safety Seat Check - Westchester County
12:00 p.m - 4:30 p.m.
900 King Street, Rye Brook, NY 10573
Agency: Village of Rye Brook Police Department
Contact: Sgt. Luigi Greco/ PO Paul D'Amore at (914) 937-1020
     
May 19 Child Safety Seat Check - Madison County
4:00 p.m - 6:00 p.m.
Chittenango Fire Department, State Route 5 and Russell Street, Chittenango, NY 13037
Agency: New York State Police
Contact: New York State Police Traffic Services at (315) 366-6032
     
May 20 Child Safety Seat Check - Albany County
4:00 p.m - 7:00 p.m.
SP Latham Troop G Headquarters, 760 Troy-Schenectady Road, Latham NY 12110
Appointment Required
Agency: New York State Police
Contact: Trooper Donald Fougere at (518) 783-3258
     
May 20 Child Safety Seat Check - Washington County
2:30 p.m - 6:00 p.m.
Cambridge Valley Rescue Squad, 37 Gilbert Street, Cambridge, NY 12816
Agency: Washington County Public Health
Contact: Elizabeth St John at (518) 746-2400 ext 3478
     
May 22 Child Safety Seat Check - Saratoga County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Wilton Fire Department, Station 1, 270 Ballard Rd, Wilton, NY 12831
Appointment Required
Agency: New York State Police
Contact: Trooper Donald Fougere at (518) 783-3258
     
May 28 Child Safety Seat Check - Suffolk County
10:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m.
West Babylon Fire Dept. HEADQUARTERS, 126 Arnold Avenue, West Babylon, NY 11704
Sponsored by: Suffolk County Legislator Kevin McCaffrey
Agency: EAC Network
Contact: Angela Brockmann at (631) 648-7100 x219
     
May 29 Child Safety Seat Check - Suffolk County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
People's United Bank, 693 Montauk Bank, Bayport, NY 11705
Appointment Required
Agency: EAC, NETWORK
Contact: Angela Brockmann at (631) 648-7100 x219
     
May 30 Child Safety Seat Check - Cattaraugus County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Cattaraugus Little Valley School, 25 North Frankling Street, Cattaraugus, NY 14719
Agency: Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office
Contact: Bev Bennett at (716) 701-3407
     
May 30 Child Safety Seat Check - Wyoming County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Tops Markets, 658 West Main Street, Arcade, NY 14009
Agency: Village of Arcade Police Department
Contact: Gillian Koerner at (585) 492-2300 x 105
     
May 30 Child Safety Seat Check - Broome County
11:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Visions Federal Credit Union, 3301 Country Club Road, Endwell, NY
Agency: Broome County Health Department
Contact: Christine Muss at (607) 778-2807
     
June 3 Child Safety Seat Check - Genesee County
5:00 p.m - 8:00 p.m.
Jackson Primary School, 411 South Jackson Street, Batavia, NY 14020
Agency: City of Batavia Fire Department
Contact: Chuck Hammon at (585) 345-6375
     
June 6 Child Safety Seat Check - Niagara County
10:30 a.m - 1:30 p.m.
UAW Local Union Hall, 524 Walnut Street, Lockport, New York 14094
Agency: Niagara County Traffic Safety Office & Niagara County Sheriff's Office
Contact: Grace E. Destino at (716) 438-3190
     
June 13 Child Safety Seat Check - Orleans County
1:00 p.m - 5:00 p.m.
Orleans County Court House Square, 3 South Main Street (on East Park Street side), Albion, NY 14411
Agency: Albion Police Department
Contact: Sgt. David Mogle at (585) 589-5627
     
June 13 Child Safety Seat Check - Suffolk County
9:00 a.m - 3:00 p.m.
Southampton Hospital Annex, 330 Meeting House Lane, Southampton, NY 11968
Agency: Southampton Town Police
Contact: (631) 726-0452
     
June 13 Child Safety Seat Check - Albany County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Guilderland Public Library, 2228 Western Avenue, Guilderland, NY 12084
Agency: Guilderland Police Department
Contact: Sgt. Eric Batchelder at (518) 356-1501 ext.1086
     
June 18 Child Safety Seat Check - Broome County
4:00 p.m - 7:00 p.m.
American Legion Post 1645, 177 Robinson Street, Binghamton, NY
Agency: Broome County Health Department
Contact: Christine Muss at (607) 778-2807
     
June 19 Child Safety Seat Check - Albany County
11:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Sears of Colonie Center, 1425 Central Avenue, Colonie, NY 12205
Agency: Albany County Department of Public Works
Contact: Bill Van Alstyne at (518) 765-2565
     
June 24 Child Safety Seat Check - Delaware County
10:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m.
Delaware Opportunities, Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782
Agency: Delaware County Public Health Services and Delaware Opportunities, Inc.
Contact: Heather Warner at (607) 832-5200
     
June 26 Child Safety Seat Check - Saratoga County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Wilton Emergency Squad Inc., 1 Harran Lane, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Appointment Required
Agency: New York State Police
Contact: Trooper Donald Fougere at (518) 783-3258
     
July 12 Child Safety Seat Check - Herkimer County
9:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m.
Annual Ilion Days
Slocum Dickson Medical Center Parking Lot - north side of facility
West Street and West Main Street, Ilion, NY 13357
Agency: Village of Ilion Police Department
If you are unable to attend the event, please call the Ilion Police Department to schedule an appointment.
Contact: Captain Laurie Ann DeVaul at (315) 894-9911
     
July 18 Child Safety Seat Check - Broome County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Burlington Coat Factory, Oakdale Mall, Johnson City, NY
Agency: Broome County Health Department
Contact: Christine Muss at (607) 778-2807
     
July 24 Child Safety Seat Check - Saratoga County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Wilton Fire Department, Station 2, 4233 State Rte 50, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Appointment Required
Agency: New York State Police
Contact: Trooper Donald Fougere at (518) 783-3258
     
August 3 Child Safety Seat Check - Rensselaer County
2:00 p.m - 4:00 p.m.
Center Brunswick Fire Station, 1045 Hoosick Road, East Lot P, Troy, NY 12180
Agency: Rensselaer County Sheriff's Office
Contact: Eric Dahl at (518) 488-0367
     
August 5 Child Safety Seat Check - Albany County
3:30 p.m - 6:30 p.m.
Voorheesville Farmer's Market
United Methodist Church or Voorheesville, 68 Maple Avenue, Voorheesville, NY 12186
Agency: Albany County Department of Public Works
Contact: Bill Van Alstyne at (518) 765-2565
     
August 28 Child Safety Seat Check - Saratoga County
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Maple Avenue Fire House, 613 Maple Avenue, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Appointment Required
Agency: New York State Police
Contact: Trooper Donald Fougere at (518) 783-3258
     
September 13 - 19 National Child Passenger Safety Week
National Event
Sponsored by: Child Passenger Safety at NHTSA
     
September 19 National Seat Check Saturday
National Event
Sponsored by: Child Passenger Safety at NHTSA
     
September 19 Child Safety Seat Check - Albany County
11:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Crossgates Mall Overflow Lot Western Ave. Side, 1 Crossgates Mall Road, Guilderland, NY 12203
Agency: Albany County Department of Public Works
Contact: Bill Van Alstyne at (518) 765-2565
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