Child car seat saftey checks

By Anna Norris

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Child car seat saftey checks

May 7, 2014 Updated May 9, 2014 at 1:57 PM EDT

Johnson City, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Two events will be held where people can get their car seats checked to make sure they are properly installed.

The first event will be conducted by New York State Police on May 10, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

The event will be held outside the Oakdale Mall and troopers will be stationed in the parking lot near Ruby Tuesday's.

Troopers said anyone wishing to attend is asked to bring their child, a current car seat, their vehicle and vehicle manual.

The next child car seat safety check will be held by the Endicott Police Department and Fire Department on May 12, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m., at the Endicott Fire Station.

Appointments are preferred for this event.

This check will be conducted by teams of Child Passenger Safety technicians. Information and appointments can be made with Sgt. Sorensen by calling (607) 757-2404.