New Study Released on Nontraffic Injuries and Fatalities in Young Children

September 27, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 27, 2017 Contact: KidsAndCars.org: Janette Fennell, Janette@KidsAndCars.org, (484) 278-4641 or (415) 336-9279 KidsAndCars.org: Amber Andreasen, Amber@KidsAndCars.org, (913) 732-2792 Hasbro Children’s Hospital and Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Mark R. Zonfrillo, MD, MSCE zonfrillo@brown.edu, 401-606-3532 New Study Released on Nontraffic Injuries and Fatalities in Young Children First of its kind study focuses on hidden […]

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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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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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Bigger Vehicles Create 'Front Over' Deadly Blindspot

June 12, 2017

CBS NEWS , WFMY 7:24 PM. EDT June 12, 2017 Pittsburgh, PA — Back up cameras help prevent drivers from backing over a child. But many parents might not know that there is also a major blind zone in front of the vehicle and a national safety group says you can pull forward and never see […]

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Bigger Vehicles Create ‘Front Over’ Deadly Blindspot

CBS NEWS , WFMY 7:24 PM. EDT June 12, 2017 Pittsburgh, PA — Back up cameras help prevent drivers from backing over a child. But many parents might not know that there is also a major blind zone in front of the vehicle and a national safety group says you can pull forward and never see […]

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Bigger Vehicles Create 'Front Over' Deadly Blindspot

CBS NEWS , WFMY 7:24 PM. EDT June 12, 2017 Pittsburgh, PA — Back up cameras help prevent drivers from backing over a child. But many parents might not know that there is also a major blind zone in front of the vehicle and a national safety group says you can pull forward and never see […]

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Increasing Number Of Children Killed in ‘Frontover’ Accidents

June 9, 2017

May 8, 2017 7:23 PMBy Susan Koeppen WATCH VIDEO REPORT PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — There is a growing concern involving blind zones and vehicles. As of May 8, 2017, there have been 16 children who have been killed in frontover accidents. That’s where a driver doesn’t see a child in front of their car and accidentally […]

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Increasing Number Of Children Killed in ‘Frontover’ Accidents

June 5, 2017

May 8, 2017 7:23 PMBy Susan Koeppen WATCH VIDEO PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — There is a growing concern involving blind zones and vehicles. As of May 8, 2017, there have been 16 children who have been killed in frontover accidents. That’s where a driver doesn’t see a child in front of their car and accidentally pulls […]

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Increasing Number Of Children Killed in ‘Frontover’ Accidents

May 8, 2017 7:23 PMBy Susan Koeppen WATCH VIDEO PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — There is a growing concern involving blind zones and vehicles. As of May 8, 2017, there have been 16 children who have been killed in frontover accidents. That’s where a driver doesn’t see a child in front of their car and accidentally pulls […]

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VIDEO: Florida parents demand mandatory protective barriers at daycare centers

March 1, 2015

3/1/2015 The Today Show, Kerry Sanders reports 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. Learn more: 2015-03-01-todayshow-florida-daycare barriers

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