DEVON County Council s Road Safety Team will be offering motorists free child s car seat safety checks in Bideford next week. The service is being offered at Atlantic Village, between 10am and 3.30pm on Thursday, May 7. The team will be able to examine

DEVON County Council's Road Safety Team will be offering motorists free child's car seat safety checks in Bideford next week.The service is being offered at Atlantic Village, between 10am and 3.30pm on Thursday, May 7.The team will be able to examine whether the seat is appropriate for your child, suitable for your vehicle, correctly fitted, and that your child is securely held in their seat.The road safety team is also able to offer independent advice on choosing an appropriate seat for your vehicle. All those who make use of the seat-checking service will be entered into a prize draw to win £30 of Atlantic Village vouchers.Georgina Martin, the council's road safety officer, said: "The safety of child car seats is an issue that often causes concern for parents, so this is a great opportunity for people to call on the knowledge of our road safety experts.