Child Safety Solutions, LLC (CSS, LLC) is owned and operated by Vera Fullaway and Camie Wewer, two well-respected, highly experienced Child Passenger Safety Technician/Instructors (CPS) in Colorado that are passionate about injury prevention and Child Passenger Safety (the correct use of car seats in motor vehicles).
Child Safety Solutions, LLC, provides high-quality instruction that promotes the best possible outcome in the area of Child Passenger Safety education. The two Instructor/Owners have a wealth of knowledge and experience in the specialized field of Child Passenger Safety and have worked together on many projects for over a decade. They both have backgrounds in emergency medical services, general injury prevention, creating and implementing various types of community and state wide injury prevention programs, child safety programs, and they present, train and speak nationally on Child Passenger Safety. They have both been the technical advisors for many safety oriented projects.
Vera and Camie have been involved in Child Passenger Safety since before the inception of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Nationally Standardized Child Passenger Safety Technician curriculum was developed in 1997. They are both trained at the Instructor level of certification in Child Passenger Safety and teach several CPS Technician level courses per year. As CPS Technician/Instructors they each educate and consult with over 1200 families per year on the correct use of child restraints (car seats).
Vera is a past member of the National Child Passenger Safety Board (involved as a coauthor of the national Technician Training Curriculum), the Colorado Child Passenger Safety Training Program Coordinator for ten years, the CPS Technical Advisor on several print and video projects and is a current member of several CPS boards and Health and Safety organizations at the national level. Vera is a sought after, well respected national
speaker, consultant and educator for several manufacturers of child restraints.
Camie is a past board member (and current supporter of) of Drive Smart Evergreen/Conifer and is a co-creator of the Buckle Bear Child Passenger Safety program, she created and then implemented the Drive Smart CPS program for seven years in the foothills communities of metro Denver. The Buckle Bear program was created in 1996 and continues to be presented to area preschool and grade school children in the Denver metro foothills communities.
Camie has been the CPS Technical Advisor on several print and video projects, is a past Transportation Safety Coalition Liaison for the Foothills Regional Emergency Medical & Trauma Advisory Council (FRETAC), a current member of the Mile High RETAC and Foothills RETAC. She is a past Baby Safe Instructor at Rose Medical Center, PSL/Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Sky Ridge Medical Center and North Suburban Medical (NSMC) center for many years.
She has worked as the staff CPS Technician/Instructor at NSMC since the program inception in 2007. Camie implemented and assisted with hospital wide car seat challenge policy changes to reflect best practice and created the program as it exists at NSMC and is currently working with Sky Ridge Medical Center.
CSS, LLC has six NHTSA Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician/Instructors and four certified CPS Technicians on staff, each with decades of experience working solely in the CPS field.
The CSS, LLC staff is multi faceted and has experience with Child Passenger Safety in many different focus areas: law enforcement, families with multiples, hospitals, nannies, fire departments and school systems. All staff attend in person CEU training over and above the national curriculum requirements and have met the criteria for hospital based employees with education and immunizations.
Child Safety Solutions LLC employees are fully credentialed as DHP via the Health One Parallon credentialing system.
Currently CSS, LLC coordinates Child Passenger Safety programs at several Denver metro area hospitals where car seat checks are provided for patients and community members 6-7 days per week. In addition, CSS, LLC has coordinated the Teen Motor Vehicle Safety program for the Foothills RETAC, worked with the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless on their community safety programs and has an active interest and participation in community events involving occupant protection for all age groups.
Child Safety Solutions, LLC successfully conducted the Training Coordination for the 2013-2014 State of Colorado Child Passenger Safety Training program and the 2015-2016 Training Coordination conducting over 24 full Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Training courses, certifying 300 new CPS Technicians, re-certifying 70 CPS Technicians whose certifications had lapsed, providing 200+ students with quality Continuing Education courses and providing Advocate training to 200 community members.