This week is Child Passenger Safety Week!! Northwest Firefighters would like to share a few safety tips DPS offers to ensure our youngest passengers are properly secured.

When selecting a car seat for your child, ensure it fits in your vehicle properly before purchasing it.Infant car seats should always be rear-facing, and never used forward-facing. Be sure to check the maximum height and weight limits of the car seat so children may be properly transitioned to the next one. Find more safety tips at