Technician Resources

Car Seat Recall List (maintained by UNC HSRC)

The University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center maintains a printable recall list for use during car seat checks.

Free NC Educational Materials

State-sponsored educational materials (brochures, posters, rack cards, etc.) can be ordered from the Safe Kids NC website.

National CPS Board

Helpful articles and tools for Technicians, including the complete Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Manual.

Importance of Booster Seats and Seat Belts

Curriculum designed to provide hands-on activities and education to help families with older children understand why it is important to always wear a seat belt properly.

Safe Kids NC Diversion Program Contacts

Contact information for counties participating in the CPS Diversion Program.

Safe Ride News LATCH Manual

The LATCH manual is an easy to use resource that includes information on properly using the LATCH system. It is available for purchase from Safe Ride News.

Data Tools

All data tools are best viewed on a computer.

Child Passenger Safety Data Dashboard

Maps showing number of CPS Technicians/Instructors and Permanent Checking Stations overall and by County.

NC Vision Zero Data Visualizations

A variety of data visualizations including seat belt use by county, locations of distracted driving crashes, and NC crash trends.

NC GHSP Campaign Citation Data

Law enforcement citation data by County.

NC Strategic Highway Safety Plan (NCDOT)

North Carolina’s strategic Occupant Protection goals.


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