Child Safety Seat Inspections

The Lincolnton Fire Department has trained professionals that can check an existing child safety seat or install a new child safety seat. These technicians have received numerous hours of training on how to properly install these seats. If you would like your existing seat checked or a new one installed for the first time, please contact the station at 704-736-8920 or fill out an online request form below:

Car Seat Install Request Form

Contact Us

  1. Ryan Heavner

    Fire Chief

    Fire Department

    Physical Address
    116 W Sycamore St.
    Lincolnton, NC 28092

    Mailing Address
    Attn: Fire Department
    P.O. Drawer 617
    Lincolnton, NC 28093-0617

    Phone: 704-736-8920
    Fax: 704-736-8929


    Monday - Friday
    8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Staff Directory


North Carolina Child Safety Law

North Carolina law requires all passengers in a vehicle to buckle up. Children are required to use a car seat or booster seat until they are at least 8 years old or 80 pounds (whichever comes first) and the vehicle seat belt fits properly on its own. Keep children under age 13 in a rear seat of the vehicle and choose the best protection for a child based on his or her age, height and weight by following these steps:





 Click here for PDF version of these steps.