Forgotten Children: Why do parents keep leaving their kids in hot cars?

TEXAS LEADS THE NATION IN HOT CAR DEATHS WITH MORE THAN 110 CASES SINCE 1990, INCLUDING FIVE THIS YEAR ALONE By: Matt Keyser, August 3, 2016 KHOU 11 mobile app users: Click here for an interactive story Children’s laughter fills the halls of Dee Dee Estis’ two-bedroom Seabrook apartment. Toys are scattered throughout the house […]

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4 Recent Hot Car Deaths Prompts Urgent Plea for New Safety Technology

August 2, 2016

Already 23 children have died of heatstroke in 2016, according to Kids and Cars, nearly as many as last year’s total. By Cedric Howe (Open Post) – August 2, 2016 1:53 am ET NEWTOWN, CT — On the heels of National Child Vehicular Heatstroke Prevention & Awareness Day on Sunday, July 31, KidsAndCars.org is urgently […]

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4 Recent Hot Car Deaths Prompts Urgent Plea for New Safety Technology

Already 23 children have died of heatstroke in 2016, according to Kids and Cars, nearly as many as last year’s total. By Cedric Howe (Open Post) – August 2, 2016 1:53 am ET NEWTOWN, CT — On the heels of National Child Vehicular Heatstroke Prevention & Awareness Day on Sunday, July 31, KidsAndCars.org is urgently […]

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What persuaded DA not to charge Rome cop whose baby died after he left the boy in car

August 1, 2016

Aug. 1, 2016 By Elizabeth Doran | edoran@syracuse.com image1.JPG This is the home in the town of Western near Rome where a baby, Michael Fanfarillo, died after his father left him in the back seat of the car for eight hours after he forgot to drop him off at child care on June 6, 2016. […]

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How We Can Protect Children From Dying in Hot Cars

Janette Fennell @searcherchic, president of KidsAndCars.org. 10:03 AM ET, July 29, 2016 Caregivers should plan for forgetfulness and car companies must implement safeguards Right now, somewhere in the United States, a family is going about their daily lives unaware that by year’s end their child will die in a hot car. They will suffer the same loss that […]

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How We Can Protect Children From Dying in Hot Cars

Janette Fennell @searcherchic, president of KidsAndCars.org. 10:03 AM ET, July 29, 2016 Caregivers should plan for forgetfulness and car companies must implement safeguards Right now, somewhere in the United States, a family is going about their daily lives unaware that by year’s end their child will die in a hot car. They will suffer the same loss that […]

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A Mother’s Plea After Baby Dies In Hot Car

A Houston-area mother reflects on how her 3-year-old son died, after spending over 10 hours inside of a hot vehicle nearly 8 years ago. The deaths of four children in hot cars in recent days have almost surpassed the total for all of last year, with Texas leading the nation in these tragedies. EDDIE ROBINSON | […]

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