All children under 8 must be buckled into a federally-approved child restraint system when riding in a car.

You can get a free car seat inspection by a certified car seat technician at one of the Department of Transportation's (DOT) Safety City locations or at a special event.

Appointments are required for car seat inspections at Safety City locations but not at the special car seat events.

Call 311 to make an appointment for a car seat inspection at a Safety City location.

Learn more about car seat inspections.

Find an event on the Citywide Events Calendar.

Car Seat and Seat Belt Policies

The Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is in charge of car seat and seat belt policy. You can get information about those requirements and regulations from the DMV.

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