To help prevent children from being injured or killed in car accidents, Carson City Fire Department inspected car seats and advised parents Saturday on the use of proper child restraints.
The car seat safety inspection checkpoint is one of five the fire department will hold this year.
Firefighter Bryon Hunt said many parents do not know how to properly restrain their children in vehicles. But by bringing them in to the safety inspections, certified car seat installers can inspect the car seat and show parents how to properly install their child restraint.
Hunt said most of the car seats he …