Hanover Township Police Department

Morris County, NJ

Child Safety Seat Checks

Did you know that……………..”Researchers observed nearly 22,000 children and found that just 3 percent of children between ages  1 and 3 who were restrained at all were sitting in a proper, rear-facing car seat, and only 10 percent of 8- to 10-year-old children were properly restrained in a booster seat or a car seat.”  

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You can have your car seat checked at:

Our police headquarters.  Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate walk-in checks and they are done by appointment.  If you would like to schedule an appointment please contact Sgt. Bryan Pilipie at 973-515-6690  or Detective Peter Hermans at 973-428-2510.

Atlantic Ambulance
120 Dorsa Avenue, Livingston, NJ
Seat checks are performed every Wednesday (except major holidays), from 9:00am to 2:30pm, by safety technicians from Northern NJ Safe Kids/Safe Communities and Morristown Medical Center. No appointment is necessary. For information, call 973-971-6477.


Cedar Knolls Fire Department 82 Ridgedale Avenue Cedar Knolls, NJ  Call 973-267-5657 for an appointment.

If you would like additional information regarding other ways to keep your child safe please visit:  www.safekids.org
If you would like to see if your car seat is subject to a recall visit: www.nhtsa.gov