The Illinois State Police District 12 will hold a child seat check event in Effingham on Friday, September 30th.
The Child Seat Check event is free to all parents, grandparents, and caregivers. The Illinois State Police are holding this event at Hendelmeyer Park in Effingham from 10:00am to Noon. ISP certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians are going to be inspecting the seats, infant seats to booster seats and more. They will also assist in the proper installation of these seats.
Illinois State Police District 12 Commander, Captain Cory Ristvedt said, “One child passenger fatality is one too many. Caregivers are encouraged to take the opportunity to stop by, and have child passenger safety question answered by one of our certified CPS Technicians.”