Child safety seat inspections set for Saturday in Madison County

A child safety seat check day will be held in Madison County 9:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Ila Fire Department in downtown Ila on Georgia Highway 98.

The program is sponsored by the Pilot Club of Madison County and funded from a grant by the Jackson Electric Membership Foundation. The Madison County Sheriff’s Department and Ila Fire Department are cooperating agencies for the program.

Certified personnel can determine if seats are on recall, damaged and fit the child. Parents will also be instructed on properly installing seats. Any seat which does not meet requirements for safety will be replaced free of charge on a first come basis.

Parents or guardians, the child and the vehicle in which the seat will be installed must be present for the free inspection.

For information, call (706) 788-3702 or (706) 789-2254.