Child Seats

Arkansas State Statute 27-34-104 requires that every driver who transports a child under the age of 6 years and under 60 pounds must be secured in a child passenger restraint system meeting federal safety standards. If the child is at least 6 years of age or at least 60 pounds in weight a safety belt is sufficient. All children under the age of 15 must use a seat belt.

Car Seat Loan Program

The Rogers Police Department has a limited number of car seats that they can loan to families who are having difficulty providing car seats for their children (limit one per family). Car seats are distributed on Wednesday’s from 9 am- 3 pm. 

Car Seat Installation

A certified car seat technician is available to offer instruction on the correct installation of car seats, check that the installation is correct, and to help install car seats.  If you would like assistance installing car seats please email: kfoster@rogersar.gov and schedule an appointment. 

Additional Information

These statutes are not direct quotations. Please see given statute numbers for exact statute.

For more information about car seats go to the NHTSA website.