New car seat laws are taking effect in Connecticut on October 1st. Brookfield Police Department will be hosting a car seat installation and inspection clinic Saturday from 8am to noon. Brookfield Police will have technicians at the police station on Silvermine Road to answer questions and inspect and install car seats.
No appointment or residency required, but calling ahead is encouraged to reduce wait time.
The Danbury Police Department is hosting a Car Seat Safety and Inspection Day Saturday as well. The event is being sponsored by Fairfield County Bank and Yale New Haven Health. The inspections will be done at 114 Federal Road from 10am to 3pm.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says 3 out of every 4 car seats are unsafe.