The City of Rock Island is part of the Quad Cities Safe Kids program, which sponsors car seat fit stations throughout the year at several locations in Illinois and Iowa. Safe Kids Worldwide is a global network of organizations whose mission is to prevent accidental childhood injury, a leading killer of children 14 and under. The City of Rock Island is part of more than 450 coalitions in 16 countries bringing together health and safety experts, educators, corporations, foundations, governments, and volunteers to educate and protect families.
The Rock Island Fire Department has 12 Safe Kids-certified child passenger safety technicians. In addition to the dates listed in the schedule above, the Fire Department encourages parents to contact the department and schedule a time to have your child’s car seat inspected.