Child Safety Seat

Child Safety Seat Inspections

The McKinney Fire Department does not provide child safety seat training, inspections or installation, but there are agencies in the area offering these services. Most agencies require an appointment and it may take several weeks to get on their schedule.

Area Resources

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center McKinney

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center provides free Child Passenger Safety Education and Car Seat Checks through their Trauma Services Injury Prevention Program. They are not an installation program, but teach caregivers how to successfully and safely install their own car seats with Child Passenger Safety Technicians certified through SafeKids Worldwide. Call Trauma Services at 469-764-5500 to schedule an appointment.

Baylor also has infant safety courses at the hospital. Register for a course online or call 1-800-4Baylor (1-800-422-9567) to register.

Centennial Medical Center of Frisco

Centennial Medical Center of Frisco offers child safety seat training, as well as other services through their prenatal education programs. For additional information call 800-330-3819 or contact their Community Relations Liaison.

National Transportation Safety Administration

Visit the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration for a list of agencies in the McKinney area offering child safety seat inspection and installation services.

Texas Department of Public Safety

For additional information about child safety in motor vehicles, including information on the latest Texas laws regarding safety seats, booster seats and other vital information, please visit the Texas Department of Public Safety and read their FAQ.