Every year at least 1,747 people are killed and another 841,000 are injured in nontraffic incidents according to the Not-in-Traffic Surveillance (NiTS) 2007 report.* ‘Nontraffic’ meaning anything that happens off of public roads or highways, generally in parking lots or driveways.
Below are stories of just a few children whose lives were lost in a non-traffic tragedy.
Backovers - click here
Heatstroke - click here
Power Windows - click here
Trunk Entrapment - click here