Missouri law requires all children under the age of eight to be in an appropriate child safety seat unless they are 80 lbs or 4’9″ tall.
The Brentwood Police Department is joining with law enforcement September 13-19 for an aggressive Child Safety Passenger Week Law Enforcement Campaign to crack down on Missouri’s child safety seat law violators and to reduce roadway fatalities and injuries to children.
Car crashes are the number one killer of kids. Nearly 73 percent of all child restraints are not used correctly. Is your child safe?
The BPD emphasizes regular child safety seat and safety belt use is the single most effective way to protect people and reduce fatalities in motor vehicle crashes.
For more information, visit http://www.saveMOlives.com.