3rd Annual CCCFPD Car Seat Event, Monday October 14th, 2013

  Nationally, statistics show that 3 out of 4 car seats are not properly used or installed correctly! Take the time to ensure your child is safe and that their car seat is installed the correct way. The Contra Costa County Fire Protection District will be hosting their 3rd Annual Car Seat Inspection Event on Monday, October 14th, 2013 from 1000 am to 1200 noon. The event is free to the public and will be located at the Fire District Training Division, 2945 Treat Blvd., Concord, 94518. No ap...
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Prevent Child Heatstroke Deaths in Cars

NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) recently launched a campaign to prevent child heatstroke deaths in cars. Here are several tips to help prevent a tragic event from occurring: - Never leave a child unattended in a vehicle – even if the windows are partially open or the engine is running and the air conditioning is on; - Make a habit of looking in the vehicle – front and back – before locking the door and walking away; - Ask the child care provider to call if the child d...
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