CAR SEAT SAFETY CHECK & INSTALLATION STATION CHILD SAFETY SEAT RESOURCE PROGRAM
The Williamson County Health Department is pleased to join other local agencies as a safety check and installation station to assure children's car seats are properly installed.
Child Passenger Safety checks are conducted at both Franklin and Fairview Health Departments by appointment only. Appointments may be made by calling (615) 465-5335 or email Crystal Nall at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CAR SEAT CHECK OR INSTALLATION: Here's what you should know!
1) It is helpful to have the child present for a safety check or installation. If the child is not available, please have the child’s age, weight, height (length) and date of birth available at the assessment.
2) Safety checks and installations take 15-25 minutes.
3) If the technician identifies a car seat that has been recalled, is damaged, or at high risk for causing hazard due to age or wear & tear, he/she reserve the right to refuse installation.
Child Passenger Safety - Car Seat Resource Minimum Eligibility Requirements: - Applicant must be the primary caregiver at the time of application. The child should reside with the applicant.
-Completed application should be submitted to the program coordinator including income/household size to determine FPG.
-Applicant should have an income less than the Federal Poverty Guidelines index based on yearly gross income and household size.
-Applicant must be a Williamson County resident.
-Applicant must complete an in-house, self guided training on general child safety topics (approximately 45 minutes)
AGENCY / ORGANIZATION REFERRAL PORTAL: HERE If you are a public safety agency or other public service organization, you can make a digital referral for someone who may benefit from having a car seat check or who may need our car seat resource program for a no-cost car seat.