NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) — The North Charleston Fire Department is hosting a free car seat checkup event Friday, Nov. 17.
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The event, in partnership with Safe Kids Charleston Area, MUSC Children’s Health, and South Carolina DHEC, will be from 10 a.m. to noon at North Charleston Fire Station 8 on Dorchester Road.
Certified child passenger safety technicians will be on hand to check car seats and advise parents and caregivers on choosing the right car seat and proper installation techniques.
The technicians will also check for expiration dates and any potential recalls issued.
The checks will be on a first come first serve basis.
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