Allegheny County Health Department
Traffic Safety Education Project
American Academy of Pediatrics
Kyle David Miller Foundation -
dedicated to educating "the public about seatbelt failure and carseat safety" and to providing "safe carseats to those who otherwise could not afford them" Newsletters
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236) or
National Safe Kids Campaign
PA Traffic Injury Prevention Project (TIPP)
Safety Belt Safe USA
For a list of local locations that perform Child Safety Seat checks, consult the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's website.
If the vehicle was not originally equipped with a shoulder safety belt system, the child may be fastened in the safety seat belt system without the use of a booster seat.
Children who weigh more than 80 pounds or who are 4 feet 9 inches or taller may also be fastened in the safety seat belt system without the use of a booster seat.