Inspection events have ended for 2013. Check this page in the spring for more dates!
The Gurnee Police and Fire Departments offer free child safety seat inspections in order to assist parents in protecting the lives of the Village's youngest residents. The Village currently has 22 certified child safety seat technicians who will inspect, instruct, and correct improperly installed child safety seats.
Child Safety Seat Inspection events are scheduled during the year and posted to this page. Additionally, residents who wish to take advantage of this service, or who have any questions regarding child safety seats, should call or visit:
Gurnee Police Station
100 N. O'Plaine Road
Gurnee Fire Station #1
4580 Old Grand Avenue
Gurnee Fire Station #2
6581 Dada Drive
The Police & Fire Departments have also compiled information to help educate the community on the importance and necessity of restraining their children in child passenger safety seats, as well as guidelines to help them select the child safety seats that would be best for their vehicles. Please visit the following pages to learn more:
- Seat Belts, Child Safety Seats, and Air Bags: Q&A 
- Child Passenger Safety Community Project 
- Top 10 Tips for Keeping Kids Safe in Vehicles 
- National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 
- National Safe Kids Campaign 
Updated Guidelines for Children in Rear Facing Seats