June 20, 2024


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Neighborhood motor vehicle seat inspection possibilities for new moms and dads in the course of the pandemic

SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – New mothers and fathers may possibly have to have support putting in their vehicle seats accurately ahead of their little one arrives.

A few things have changed with the coronavirus pandemic to preserve households and health-related workers protected.

Penny Shaw, with Safe Little ones of the Piedmont, reported when a new mum or dad delivers a infant at Spartanburg Health care Middle, Qualified Little one Passenger Safety Experts can be asked for to train the guardian how to appropriately restrain the toddler, alongside with suitable vehicular set up. 

Shaw explained the Mother-Baby unit and NICU also have simulator chairs that technicians use for auto seat schooling right before mom and dad install the seat into a vehicle.

For mother and father who need to have further steering, a technician can coach and teach from outside of the vehicle. Because of COVID-19 limits, technicians do not enter motor vehicles. 

New and expectant mothers and fathers can also contact Secure Little ones of the Piedmont and schedule a virtual appointment to have the coordinator of Secure Young children help in automobile seat installation by using a Facetime, Skype or a Teams meeting.

Shaw reported some nearby fireplace departments are able to provide in-particular person seat checks.

Make sure to check with your local fire office forward of time to if they provide the provider and when you can agenda an appointment or stop by.

Some of the inspection stations in Spartanburg County that present in-individual motor vehicle seat inspections by appointment only are the pursuing: Boiling Springs Hearth Division, Westview Hearth Division, North Spartanburg Fire Division, and Reidville Fire Department.

For inspection stations in other spots go to Secure Kids Upstate