FREE Car Seat Safety Checks

March 24, 2014

 Did you know that four out of five car seats are used incorrectly? Whether you're expecting your first child, or you have a car-full, correctly choosing and installing a child safety seat can be a challenge, especially with the variety of seats, belt systems, and vehicles available on the market.

 Let St. Luke’s certified child passenger safety technicians ensure your child is safe.  Attend a FREE car seat safety check at St. Luke’s Boise or Meridian. NHTSA-certified car seat technicians will individually evaluate your car seat for proper installation, use, and recall status. Parents will learn proper installation and receive answers to their child passenger safety questions.

Cost:
FREE 

Location, Date and Time:

Boise:

St. Luke’s Internal Medicine (SLIM) parking lot
Jefferson Medical Office Plaza, 300 E. Jefferson Street

Follow the signs to the car seat check-up.
Registration is required. Call 381-9000 to schedule

 

2014 Boise dates 

Sat. 5/17 – 10am-2pm

Sat. 6/28 – 10am-2pm

Sat. 7/26 – 10am-2pm

Sat. 8/23 – 10am-2pm

Sat. 9/27 – 10am-2pm

Sat. 10/25 – 10am-2pm

Sat. 11/15 – 10am-2pm

Sat. 12/20 – 10am-2pm

 Meridian: 

St. Luke's Meridian Medical Center
520 South Eagle Road
I84 and Eagle Road, Meridian
Southeast corner parking lot, under the patient discharge overhang adjacent to the hospital.

There will be signs to follow. Registration is required. Call 381-9000 to schedule

 

2014 Meridian dates

Mon. 5/12 – 2pm-6pm

Thurs. 5/15 – 2pm-6pm

Mon. 6/9 – 2pm-6pm

Thurs. 6/19 – 2pm-6pm

Mon. 7/14– 2pm-6pm

Thurs. 7/17 – 2pm-6pm

Mon. 8/11 – 2pm-6pm

Thurs. 8/21 – 2pm-6pm

Mon. 9/8 – 2pm-6pm

Thurs. 9/18– 2pm-6pm

Mon. 10/13– 2pm-6pm

Thurs. 10/16– 2pm-6pm

Mon. 11/10 – 1pm-5pm

Thurs. 11/13 – 1pm-5pm

Mon. 12/8 – 1pm-5pm

Thurs. 12/18 – 1pm-5pm

 

  • For more information or to register, call 381-9000.
  • Bring your car seat, vehicle, and instruction manuals for both.  
  • Bring your child, if possible.
  • A complete car seat inspection takes approximately 20 minutes per seat.
  • Be prepared for you and your child to spend some time outside your vehicle at the check; dress appropriately for the weather.

If you cannot find dates, times, or locations that will work with your schedule, please check the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website to find another car seat inspection location.