The most up-to-date car seat recommendations can be found at the safercar.gov website.
If you cannot afford to purchase a car seat, or are having trouble acquiring one, please call our Injury Prevention Office, at (307) 432-2679.
The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends keeping children in a rear facing car seat until at least the age of 2, or until the child reaches the maximum height or weight limit allowed by the car seat.
In Wyoming, passengers who are 9 years old and under must be in a child restraint safety seat.
For laws regarding car seat use and regulations in your state, please visit your local Department of Motor Vehicles website.
We recommend having car seats inspected to ensure that they are correctly installed, and that your child is correctly secured in the seat.
Local Car Seat Inspection Station:
Safe Kids Laramie County (at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center)
2222 1/2 House Ave.
Cheyenne, WY 82001
By appointment only; please call.