Child Safety

Child Safety

Preventable injury is the No. 1 cause of death among children age 19 and younger in the U.S. Each year, 1 in 4 children need medical attention for an unintentional injury. However, as much as 90 percent of unintentional injuries can be prevented (Safe Kids Fox Valley, 2016).

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Car Seats

Car Seat Checks done by appointment at these locations:

  • Calumet County Public Health Division: Call 920-832-1432
  • Menasha Health Department: Call 920-967-3520
  • Oshkosh Fire Department: Call 920-236-5249
  • Grand Chute Fire Station: Call 920-832-5100
  • Winnebago County Health Department: Call 920-232-3000 or email

If you need help locating/purchasing a car seat call 920-232-3000 to talk with a member of our Family Child Health Team.

DMV: How to install a child safety seat

Child Passenger Safety - NHTSA

Ultimate Care Seat Guide from Safe Kids Worldwide

Home Safety



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