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Monday, September 22, 2014
Saturday, September 20, 2014
What do I do if I need help getting a car seat?
- www.nhtsa.gov features latest research, occupant protection laws in other states.
- http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/cars/problems/recalls/childseat.cfm has latest recall list.
- http://www.usa.safekids.org/tier2_rl.cfm?folder_id=1400 To find a car seat inspection station in another area.
Friday, September 19, 2014
See below for further information as well as some helpful safety tips!
Infant & Child Car Seat Safety
Car Seat Fact Sheets
- Selecting the Right Car Seat (PDF, 435 KB)
- Installing Your Child's Car Seat Tightly (PDF, 657 KB)
- Check Your Child's Car Seat! (PDF, 407 KB)
Car Seat Inspection Station Locations
Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:00 am - Noon
14111 Georgia Avenue (behind 7-11), Aspen Hill, MD 20906
Thursday Evenings 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
503 Quince Orchard Road, Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Wednesdays 8:00 am - Noon
18501 North Frederick Road, Gaithersburg, MD 20879
Child Seat Laws & Seat Check Information
- MD Child Safety Seat Law (PDF)
- Inspection Station Flyer
- Directions to Seat Checks
- 5-Step Booster Seat Check (PDF)
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Breast cancer is not gender specific and firefighters in Montgomery County will be trading their traditional on-duty shirts for ones in support of breast cancer awareness throughout the month of October.
The general public can join the cause and show support by purchasing a tee shirt, sweat shirt or hat similar to what our fire and rescue personnel will be wearing during breast cancer awareness month. Photos of the gear are below.
To learn more and order your own apparel please go here: Breast Cancer Awareness
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Unfortunately many are not.
Please take a moment to learn how you can take action to PREPARE by visiting the Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security's web site. Click on the image below to learn more from our partners in public safety.
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