Certified Car Seat Technician

Car Seat Installations and Fittings

Your local car seat technician can be found at Vermillion Fire EMS. The technician will help install your car seat and make sure it's adjusted to fit your child properly. 

Car seat assistance and fittings are done by appointment only. Please call the Vermillion Fire EMS Department at 605-677-70987 to set up an appointment. 

To be prepared for the appointment:

  • Allow 30 minutes for the appointment
  • Bring your car seat and instruction manual
  • If possible, bring your child to the appointment in order to ensure proper fitting.

Free Car Seats

In partnership with the South Dakota Safety Seat Distribution Program and Sanford's CHILD Services, Vermillion Fire EMS is also able to provide child safety seats to families. A family participating in at least one of the following programs is eligible to receive a free car seat:

    •  WIC
    • Medicaid
    • Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) 
    • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (SNAP) 
    • Child Care Assistance  
    • Head Start

To get a car seat, please call the station at 605-677-7098.