July 10, 2017

WATCH VIDEO YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio –With vehicles getting larger, it is becoming more difficult to see children in front of cars. Hundreds of children have lost their lives when drivers, often pulling forward out of a driveway, accidentally crush them. Kids and Cars call these kids of accidents frontovers. Eighty percent of frontovers involve larger vehicles and most accidents involve […]

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DCFS releases PSA announcement reminding everyone to keep kids and pets safe in and around cars

published July 10 2017 11:23 AM SPRINGFIELD – Today, the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), in partnership with KidsAndCars.org, released an audio public service announcement to build awareness on how to keep children safe in and around cars. The PSA is available in both English and Spanish and can be listened to […]

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Family loses son in hot car death, joins lawmakers in stopping it

July 7, 2017

By Kellie Meyer  | Posted: Fri 5:57 PM, Jul 07, 2017 WATCH VIDEO  WASHINGTON (Gray DC) — “I still wake up every morning and cry. I still gaze at my picture that I carry with me,” Miles Harrison said. It was a hot July day. Miles Harrison drove to work, forgetting to drop his 21-month-old son Chase off at daycare. […]

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37 children die of heat stroke after being left in hot cars each year

July 6, 2017

Posted: Thu 9:04 AM, Jul 06, 2017 (GRAY) – It was a change in routine that led to the death of 2-year-old Maya Peabody. Her mother, Dawn Peabody recalls the day it happened, “October 18th 2008 was a very un-typical day for us, normally on Saturdays my daughter Maya would have gone to work with me. We […]

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Texas boy invents device to prevent hot car deaths

June 29, 2017

Kristen Dahlgren and Daniel Arkin, NBC News , KGW, June 29, 2017 NBC News Bishop Curry Bishop Curry looks for ways to fix the world. For an 11-year-old boy, he’s unusually curious about big-picture problems, his dad says — from natural disasters to civil rights. And he’s always loved to tinker. That’s why it wasn’t […]

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This is Why You Don’t Leave Kids in A Hot Car in Idaho

June 28, 2017

By Nate Bird June 28, 2017 3:00 PM Watch video: This Is Why You Don’t Leave Kids In A Hot Car In Idaho | http://newsradio1310.com/this-is-why-you-dont-leave-kids-in-a-hot-car-in-idaho/?trackback=tsmclip

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Hot Car Deaths: Scientists Detail Why Parents Forget Their Children

June 27, 2017

June 27, 2017  by KALHAN ROSENBLAT On an average day, Kristie Reeves-Cavaliero didn’t need to set an alarm clock. Her hungry one-year-old daughter Sophia Rayne “Ray Ray” Cavaliero was more than enough to get her out of bed at 5 a.m. But on the day Ray Ray died, the infant slept through her usual early-morning […]

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Hot car deaths: Why parents forget their children

Updated: Jun 27, 2017 1:36 PM CDT, Written by Kalhan Rosenblatt, NBC News On an average day, Kristie Reeves-Cavaliero didn’t need to set an alarm clock. Her hungry one-year-old daughter Sophia Rayne “Ray Ray” Cavaliero was more than enough to get her out of bed at 5 a.m. But on the day Ray Ray died, the […]

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It could happen to you

June 26, 2017

Since 1994, 804 children have died from heat-related illnesses in cars in the United States, according to Kids and Cars, an advocacy center that conducts research on car-related dangers surrounding child. An average of 37 children die each year after being left in a vehicle. Undoubtedly, there have been cases where parents intentionally left a […]

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Backup Cameras Save Lives — the RAA Would Endanger Them

June 14, 2017

25 May 2017 Cameron Gulbransen was accidentally killed at age two after being run over by an automobile without a backup camera. On Oct. 19, 2002, my wife Leslie and I soon learned the hardest lesson we will ever learn. It was 9:30 p.m., and Leslie and I had returned from dinner with friends. My […]

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