Car Seat Installation

The Morris Township Police Department has a number of police officers trained as certified car seat technicians. These officers can assist you in checking the installation of a car seat.

Setting an Appointment
Car seat inspections are conducted by appointment only and are solely for residents in Morris Township. 
  • If making an appointment via the car seat installation form, please allow five business days for a response.
  • If you are in need of an appointment sooner please contact 973-326-7436 and leave a message for one of our traffic officers.
  • If you are not a resident of Morris Township please visit the New Jersey website to find the nearest inspection station.
Car Seat Laws
  • Kids eight and younger who weigh less than 80 pounds must ride in the backseat properly secured in a child safety seat or booster. If the vehicle does not have a backseat, the child may ride in the front while properly secured in an appropriate seat.
  • Kids that are younger than eight, but weigh more than 80 pounds may be secured with a properly fastened seat belt.
  • Car Seat Recall List
  • New Jersey Division of Highway and Traffic Safety
  • Chester First Aid Squad