Car Seat Information

Studies prove that 46% of all car seats are installed incorrectly.

3 Things to Know about Car Seats

  1. Car seats should be secured tightly inBaby_in_carseat the back seat of the vehicle. It should not move more than one inch side-to-side or front-to-back when pulled at the belt path.
  2. Forward-facing seats with a top tether strap should be connected to the tether anchor and tightened. This limits forward head movement in a crash.
  3. Rear-facing seats need to be installed at the correct recline angle, most seats have built in angle indicators or levels.
Learn More About Car Seat Safety

 

Brenda Thams, CPS Tech, is available by appointment to assist with proper installation of car seats and booster seats in vehicles. Call 712.213.8028 to make an appointment for your free car seat check.

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LifeServe Blood Drive
  • LifeServe Blood Drive

    Appointments are Required/Photo I.D. Required Schedule your appointment online at www.lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903 Location: St. Mark Lutheran Church, 1614 W. 5th Street, Storm Lake, IA, Enter & Register at the EAST Entrance
    Tuesday, October 5, 2021
    12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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Beach Street Boutique
  • Beach Street Boutique

    Traveling boutique will be parked outside the Bistro. Masks required. A portion of sales will be donated to BVRMC Foundation.
    Wednesday, October 6, 2021
    7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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