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Child Passenger Safety Week: September 18-24, 2016
Seat Check Saturday: September 24, 2016

To find a 2016 CPS Week Car Seat Check in your area, click here.


Posters:  Got your Back I Got your Back (Spanish) I Buckle Up! I Buckle Up! (Spanish) | Boosters Before Belts | Boosters Before Belts (Spanish)
Ideas for displaying the posters include: local libraries, child care centers, elementary schools, churches, community agencies, etc. These posters were designed to attract the attention of children, parents and other caregivers.


Bookmarks:  Booster Seat |Booster Seat (Spanish) | Ready for the Safety Belt l Ready for the Safety Belt (Spanish) | Take it to the Limit l Take it to the Limit (Spanish)
Bookmarks can be given out at libraries, schools, child care centers, etc. They serve as a great reminder to children and their parents on the importance of car seats and booster seats.


More ways to spread the Child Passenger Safety message:


E-Mail Blast

Send out an e-mail blast to co-workers, friends, employees, family, students, clients, etc.


Op-Ed article

This article can be used by submitting it to your local newspaper.


Press Release and Post Release for CPS Checks

The press release should be sent to local media outlets before the CPS check. The post-release should be sent out to local media outlets after the CPS check, announcing results.


Rear-Facing Myth Sheet English | Spanish

Please use this sheet when talking to parents about the importance of keeping children rear-facing until age 2.


Pledge Card

These pledge cards are available for you to print to use at check events, with classrooms, at health fair booths, etc.


Additional Materials

The Pregnant Woman’s Guide to Buckling Up

The Top 5 things you should know about Buckling Up