10 Surprising Safety Hazards

May 1, 2015

You’ll be shocked at what’s really dangerous for children in your home. Don’t skip our checklist of 10 safety hazards that could be deadly.

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Non-profit sheds light on string of carjackings with children

April 20, 2015

“It only takes a minute” is the warning from a local non-profit in light of a string of car-jackings this year while children are inside. It reports 27 of these cases nationwide and two of them happened in Texas.

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Don’t let car thieves make off with your baby, too

April 18, 2015

Can you begin to imagine the panic, the sheer terror that must come over any parent whose child is parked in his or her driveway one minute and vanished into thin air the next?

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Non-profit sheds light on string of carjackings with children

April 9, 2015

“It only takes a minute” is the warning from a local non-profit in light of a string of car-jackings this year while children are inside. It reports 27 of these cases nationwide and two of them happened in Texas.

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Florida parents demand mandatory protective barriers at daycare centers

March 1, 2015

Orange Country, Florida is expected to be the first in the nation to adopt a new standard for all daycare centers in which barriers are put in place strong enough to stop 5,000-pound vehicle. NBC’s Kerry Sanders reports.

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I-Team: Children left alone in cars at Tri-State casinos a growing problem

February 19, 2015

2/19/2015 WCPO, Jason Law There were 262 cases of children left in cars at casinos in the United States in the last 20 years, according to data from KidsAndCars.org. Forty of those cases involved casinos in Ohio and Indiana. Learn more: 2015-02-19-wcpo-casinos

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I Regret Leaving My Son in the Car By Himself

February 12, 2015

2/12/2015 Christine Coppa, Yahoo Parenting I left my kid, 7, and my dog locked alone in our Jeep a few weeks ago — and I still feel guilty about it. Learn more: 2015-02-12-yahoo-parenting

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Ga’s Car Break-In Rescue Bill Draws Heat

January 30, 2015

A bill protecting people from lawsuits if they break into a car to remove an unattended child has drawn the ire of some family law and policy advocates.

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BLOTTER: ONE DOG IS SAFE, IS YOURS?

June 18, 2014

6/18/2014 Anchorage Press – Scott Christianson Blotter notes that power windows have been known to strangle pets and small children to death if the window can be closed when a hand, foot, or paw inadvertently presses downward on the switch. The child safety activists at Kidsandcars.org attribute 57 deaths to the problem since 1991.

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Congress urged to pass easy auto safety fixes that will save kids’ lives

April 29, 2013

Congress urged to pass easy auto safety fixes that will save kids’ lives Consumers Union* KIDS AND CARS * ADVOCATES FOR HIGHWAY AND AUTO SAFETY September 6, 2006 Motor Vehicle Dangers That Are An Easy Fix Continue to Kill and Injure Children Safety Groups, Survivor Advocates, and Members of Congress Urge  Passage of Safety Law […]

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