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Child Passenger Safety
The Florence Fire Department’s Child Passenger Safety Program teaches parents and caregivers how to properly install child safety seats into their vehicle.
To request an appointment with a Car Seat Technician, fill out the form below:
Did you know?
The number one killer of children in Arizona is motor vehicle crashes
One simple item could help save countless children is a properly installed child safety seat
4 out of every 5 child car seats are installed incorrectly
One third of children are riding in the wrong restraints for their age and size
Over 1/3 of children use the wrong restraint for their size and age
Children 5-8 years old should be riding in belt-positioning booster seats
If you see an unbuckled child in a moving vehicle, call 1-800-505-BABY, be prepared to provide:
the license number and state on the car
the city where the violation occurred,
the location of the child (front seat, driver’s lap, etc.)
The vehicle owner will receive a letter saying that an unbuckled child was observed, and that the law requires children under five to be properly secured. The letter is not a ticket, but serves as a chance to inform the owner of the vehicle about keeping children safe in the car.