Child Safety Seat Information

Car Safety Seat Education & Inspection

The Holland Fire Department has nationally certified Child Seat Technicians that are available on Monday and Wednesday mornings between 9 and 10:30 a.m. Please call 616-355-1020 to set up an appointment for an inspection and/or help with installation.

Child Passenger Safety Facts

  • Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among children ages 3 to 14.
  • Correctly used child safety seats are extremely effective and reduce the risk of death as much as 71%.
  • Nearly 73% of child restraints are not installed or used correctly.
  • Nearly half of kids 14 and under who died in crashes were completely unrestrained.

Additional Resources

For additional information or car seat inspection stations and their schedules please select the following links:

Northern Ottawa County residents can contact Safe Kids West Michigan at 231-672-4910

Safe Kids Western Michigan - Events in our area

Allegan County

South Holland and Allegan county residents can also contact Allegan County Sheriff's Department at 269-673-0500, ext. 4437.

Ottawa County

Katelyn Jansheski at Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital 616-748-2285 to schedule an appointment.

Your Guide to the Ages and Stages of Car Seat Use