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Keeping Kids Safe: North Shore-LIJ Trains Nassau Police and Youth Explorers in Car Seat Safety
Date:7/24/2013

tiehl, RN, a child passenger safety instructor and special needs technician, and Daina Shaw, RN, a child passenger safety instructor. Additional child passenger safety instructors from Long Island also assisted with the training.

“These newly trained people will be going out into their communities and helping to educate people about how to properly restrain and protect their children in a car,” Dr. Riccardi said. “This will reinforce the training that we already provide and help it to spread further. And in the case of the Nassau County Police Department Explorers, these young people may choose to become police officers in the future, so this training could help families for years to come.”

Nassau County Police Officer Dan Johannessen, who leads the Explorers program, said of the car seat training, “I strongly believe in the benefits this training has for the community and I’m grateful to the North Shore-LIJ Health System and Debora Riccardi for making this possible.”

Through a grant from Safe Kids and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Cohen Children’s Medical Center has been offering classes to the community about child seat safety for about 15 years.

There are free car seat evaluation events through the year at North Shore-LIJ facilities and other places in Nassau, Suffolk, Queens and the Bronx. Car seat checks will be done at Cohen Children’s Medical Center on Oct. 14 and Nov. 3. For more information and to schedule an appointment, call 718-470-3352 or visit http://www.northshorelij.com/ccmcny/ccmcny-for-patients-and-families/ccmcny-cps-installation.

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