Child Safety Seats

For Other Kentucky Government Sites Visit:
Click here to visit, the Official State Government Site for the Commonwealth of Kentucky
Media / For More Information Contact:
Sergeant Michael B. Webb
Kentucky State Police
Public Affairs Branch
Office (502) 782-1780
Click here to e-mail Ms. Bray

An image of November 2007 Booster Seat Crash Data Report, click here to download the pdf

What are Kentucky's Child Seat Laws?

  • Any child under 40 inches tall must be in a child and/or infant seat.
  • Any child, who is under seven years of age and is between 40 and 50 inches tall, must be in a booster seat.
  • All children over seven years of age or over 50 inches tall must be secured in a seat belt.

Has Your Child's Car Seat Been Recalled?

If you would like to check on your child's car seat, follow these steps:

  • Locate the manufacturer's name, date and model number on your car seat
  • Go to
  • Click on the 'Recalls' link
  • Click 'View' to see the recalled carseat list

Click here to download the Child Seat Brochure



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