Ohio's Child Passenger Safety Law is defined in Ohio Revised Code 4511.81.
As of Oct. 7, 2009, Ohio’s children are required to use belt-positioning booster seats once they outgrow their child safety seats until they are 8 years old, unless they are at least 4 feet, 9 inches (57 inches) tall.
Ohio’s child passenger safety law requires the following:
- Children less than 4 years old or 40 pounds must use a child safety seat meeting federal motor vehicle safety standards.
- Children less than 8 years old, unless they are at least 4 feet, 9 inches tall must use a booster seat.
- Children ages 8-15 must use a child safety seat or safety belt.
For more information download the Ohio Child Passenger Safety brochure.
Car-seat installation is offered at both North Canton Fire Department Stations
Contact them for an appointment Monday thru Friday 8am-4pm at (330) 497-3404 or after hours until 9pm and weekends at (330) 497-4899