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Great Day On Patrol, 6/12 - Car Seat Safety Tips

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FRESNO, Calif. (KMPH) -

Here are some important reminders to keep kids safe in their car seats as CHP Officer Johnny Fisher explained during his visit to Great Day.

Children must be in their car seat until they are 8 years old or 4’9” tall.

Infants should be in a rear facing child safety seat until they are 1 year old.

A car seat usually expires five years after it’s made.

Make sure the harness straps are in good condition and not twisted.

It’s recommended you register your safety seat so you can be contacted if there’s ever a recall or defect.

The CHP offers FREE child safety seat checks. Just contact your local office to schedule an appointment.

You can also check out this Facebook page for info and to stay connected.

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