EVANS, Ga. (WFXG) - Columbia County Fire Rescue is partnering with the Georgia Department of Public Health to host a car seat check event on Saturday, Oct. 23.

The free event is open to the public and will be held from 10 a.m. to noon at the Evans Walmart, located on 4469 Washington Rd.

According to Fire Rescue, trained technicians will be on site to educate and provide demonstrations to individuals about car seat safety and installation.

Fire Rescue says, through the Child Passenger Safety Program, its trained technicians put their knowledge to work through a variety of activities, including child seat safety checks, where parents and caregivers receive education and hands-on assistance with the proper use of child restraint systems and safety belts.

For more information about the event, contact Nadira Bolden at [email protected].

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