How many times have you been at the grocery store and watched a young child get in the front seat of the car? Not only is this a bad idea, it is against the law if your child is under age 8 in Georgia. The Georgia Child Restraint Law states that “All children under the age of eight are required to be properly restrained in an approppriate child passenger safety seat or booster seat.” And as you prepare for summer vacations and possible road trips, now would be a good time to check out if you are in compliance with the law. In addition, the Paulding County Sherriff’s Department will help you with a Child Car Seat Inspection.
Here are some reference materials you might want to look at: