Car-seat safety checks in Erie County

Posted at 11:08 PM, Jan 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-25 23:08:58-05

How safe is your child's car seat? 46% of car and booster seats are misused or installed wrong, that's according to 2015 statistics from the NTSB.

Now, the Erie County Sheriff's Office is stepping up efforts to help protect your precious cargo.

Starting in February and running through May, Deputies will be holding car seat inspections at substations twice a month.

Here are the dates and locations:

February 8, 5-8 PM                          February 22, 5-8 PM

Clarence Substation                       North Collins Substation

6185 Goodrich Road                       10571 Main Street


March 8, 5-8 PM                               March 22, 5-8 PM

Grand Island Substation                Springville Substation

1856 Whitehaven Road                 65 Franklin Street


April 12, 5-8 PM                                April 26, 5-8 PM

Boston Town Hall                            Alden Substation

8500 Boston State Road                3311 Wende Road


May 10, 5-8 PM                                May 24, 5-8 PM

Elma Substation                              Clarence Substation

1600 Bowen Road                           6185 Goodrich Road