Rearview camera regs moving forward

January 2, 2014

1/2/2014 The Hill – Ben Goad The Transportation Department is moving forward with long awaited regulations designed to prevent children from being backed over. Learn more: 2014-01-02-the-hill-rvs

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New law in effect Jan. 1 mandates Delaware trucks have backup warning devices

December 26, 2013

12/26/2013 Land Line Magazine – Keith Goble Truckers who call Delaware their home will soon be required to have an extra piece of equipment attached to the vehicle. A new law on the books Wednesday, Jan. 1, is aimed at preventing property damage, injuries or deaths that can result when backing up a large truck. […]

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The lethal consequences of forgetting young children in cars

December 23, 2013

12/23/2013 Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Tracy Bowden It’s known as ‘fatal distraction’ – young children forgotten and accidentally left in cars, often with lethal consequences Learn more: 2013-12-23-abc-australia-heat

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2 Babies Dead: How Does a Parent Forget a Child in a Hot Car? 2013 in Review

December 18, 2013

12/18/2013 Woodbridge Patch – Todd Richissin (Editor) The details connected to the deaths of two babies over the holiday weekend — in separate incidents but under similar circumstances and only a short drive from each other in Virginia and Maryland — could hardly be more tragic: In both cases, police say, a relative forgot the […]

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Missouri Safety Groups Sue Department of Transportation over Increasing Backover Accidents

December 16, 2013

12/16/2013 Mapplewood-Brentwood PATCH, Christopher Hoffmann The latest statistics reveal that more than 250 fatalities and over 18,000 injuries occur because of backover accidents. The sad part is that most of the victims are young children aged between 1-2 years. In most of these cases, the driver of the car is a close relative or parent […]

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Motorists backing up hurt hundreds of kids yearly

12/16/2013 Tulsa World – Kendrick Marshall October French was one of seven Oklahoma children killed this year in accidents in which a vehicle was backing up. Learn more: 2013-12-16-tulsa-world

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The First Years True Fit IAlert Car Seat

November 22, 2013

11/22/2013 Margi Blash, LA Red Carpet Examiner If you are like me, my smart phone is not just a phone. It’s literally my brain. Constantly reminding me of appointments, errands and organizing my endless lists of to dos. So, it’s not surprising that someone finely created a system that will work with your smart phone […]

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Why do more?

November 21, 2013

11/21/2013 Jamie Schaefer-Wilson Regardless of how busy you are and how badly your day is going, nothing makes you feel smaller than standing within arms’ length of a mother who lost her child, wanting only to reach over and take away her pain, knowing you never can. What hits you is their strength. Learn more: 2013-11-21-JamieSchaeferWilson-Why […]

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Dangerous blindspots: preventing ‘backover’ accidents

November 20, 2013

11/20/2013 CBS 8 – Richard Allyn A toddler suffered fatal injuries Wednesday when a vehicle backed over him in front of a Normal Heights home.    

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An Untold Irony in NHTSA’s Recent Rearview Camera Debacle

November 12, 2013

11/12/2013 Lee Vinsel – blog post A little over a month ago, news outlets reported on a controversy involving the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The news reports captured most of the essential facts: In 2008, the US Congress passed the Cameron Gulbransen Kids Transportation Safety Act. The law directed NHTSA, among other things, […]

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