Car seat safety checks offered across West Michigan

How to properly install a car seat

WALKER, MICH. - Helen DeVos Children's Hospital is offering free car seat safety checks throughout West Michigan. Certified specialists will help parents properly install car seats with and without a base.

The key is to teach parents how to do it themselves and learn how their specific seat works.

Registration is required. You can register for free on the website by clicking here, or call 616-391-7233.

Upcoming schedule of free safety checks:

Friday, July 7:

  • Walker Fire Department Station #2
  • 4101 Lake Michigan Drive
  • Noon to 3 p.m.

Tuesday, July 11:

  • Wyoming Fire Department
  • 1500 Burton SW
  • 4:30 to 8 p.m.

Thursday, July 13:

  • Ada Fire Department
  • 6990 East Fulton
  • Noon to 3 p.m.
  • Cutlerville Fire Department #11
  • 68th Street SW
  • Noon to 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, July 18:

  • Plainfield Fire Department
  • 4343 Plainfield Avenue NE
  • 5 to 8 p.m.

Wednesday, July 26:

  • Thornapple Fire Department
  • 128 High Street in Middleville
  • 3 to 7 p.m.

Thursday, July 27:

  • Grand Rapids Fire Department
  • 2541 Kalamazoo
  • Noon to 3:30 p.m.

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Katie Sakala is the Producer of the 13 Morning News. If you have a story idea, you can contact her on Twitter @K_Sakala, or by e-mail,

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