Lafayette Parish to host car seat safety event
POSTED: Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 5:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 5:04am
Lafayette Parish, La — Lafayette Parish will host a car seat check event that on Saturday, June 2 at Burlington Coat Factory in Lafayette.
Nine out of ten child restraints here in Louisiana are used incorrectly and motor vehicle crashes continue to be the leading cause of death for our children. This event will help to educate parents on correctly installing their children in the vehicle every time.
The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office will have deputies on hand along with other professionals to assist in educating responsible parties on how to properly place children in to child restraints