St. Mary's and Macon County Health Department offer free car seat safety checks
DECATUR - St. Mary's Hospital and the Macon County Health Department are offering free car seat safety checks today. The event takes place between 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM in the west parking lot of St. Mary's Hospital, 1800 E. Lake Shore Drive in Decatur.
Motor vehicle injuries are a leading cause of death among children in the United States. Placing children in the age and size appropriate car and booster seats can reduce the risk of serious and fatal injuries by more than half.