Preventing Childhood Injury in the Last Frontier
is comprised of representatives from numerous public and private agencies throughout the state that share a common goal of protecting children traveling on the roadways of Alaska. Members include healthcare professionals, firefighters, paramedics, law enforcement officers, injury prevention professionals, health and safety personnel, educators, parents, businesses, foundations, policymakers, and volunteers.
Car Seats & Boosters
Types of car seats, things to consider
when choosing a car seat
Fit & Installation
Proper car seat fit, safest seat location,
Proper seat belt fit for everyone in
the car - tweens to grandparents
|Credit: WA State Safety Restraint Coalition|
This site is designed to provide general information on child restraint selection and use in the Unites States. It is not intended to take the place of your child restraint and vehicle manuals. This site provides contact information for child restraint manufacturers and we recommend you contact them for the most up to date use and installation requirements of their products.
CPS Week 2016
During calendar year 2015, members of the Alaska CPS Coalition reported 1,488 car seat inspections.
Only 171 of those inspections revealed correctly installed car seats.88% of car seats inspected were found to have some form of misuse or were uninstalled upon arrival.