The San Francisco Fire Department does not install or provide inspections of child safety seats.
For information, please go the following link on the San Francisco Police Department website.
Child Seat Safety Information: http://sf-police.org/index.aspx?page=1613
To find a child safety seat inspection station nearest you, please go the following link on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website. Certified technicians will inspect your child safety seat and show you how to correctly install and use it.
Child Safety Seat Inspection Station Locator: http://www.nhtsa.gov/cps/CPSFitting/Index.cfm
Instructional videos for installing child safety seats are also available on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website. To find the videos, please go to the link below and click on the age group appropriate for your child.
Car Seats for Children - Instructional Videos: http://www.nhtsa.gov/Safety/CPS
Additional Information: Below are links to additional information for ensuring children's safety during travel:
Importance of Child Safety Seats: http://kidshealth.org/parent/firstaid_safe/outdoor/auto.html
Car Seats, Boosters and Seat Belt Safety: http://www.safekids.org/safety-basics/safety-resources-by-risk-area/car-seats-boosters-seat-belts-/