Brake Shift Interlock Device Could Have Saved Life of Virginia Toddler

September 23, 2016

by PAUL THOMSON on SEPTEMBER 23, 201 Preventable Accident A device as cheap as $9 could have saved the life of a Greene County, Virginia toddler earlier this week.  On Monday, a 25 year old mother of three was washing her 2002 Ford Explorer in the family’s driveway, while her two older children, ages 3 […]

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Brake Shift Interlock Device Could Have Saved Life of Virginia Toddler

by PAUL THOMSON on SEPTEMBER 23, 201 Preventable Accident A device as cheap as $9 could have saved the life of a Greene County, Virginia toddler earlier this week.  On Monday, a 25 year old mother of three was washing her 2002 Ford Explorer in the family’s driveway, while her two older children, ages 3 […]

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Technology Could Help Prevent Hot Car Deaths

September 21, 2016

September 15, 2016 2:37 PM WASHINGTN D.C. (AP) – Today U.S. Representatives from Ohio, New York and Illinois introduced the Helping Overcome Trauma for Children Alone in Rear Seats Act (HOT CARS Act of 2016, H.R. 6041), a critical piece of legislation that would prevent children from being needlessly killed and injured when left alone in […]

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Technology Could Help Prevent Hot Car Deaths

September 15, 2016 2:37 PM WASHINGTN D.C. (AP) – Today U.S. Representatives from Ohio, New York and Illinois introduced the Helping Overcome Trauma for Children Alone in Rear Seats Act (HOT CARS Act of 2016, H.R. 6041), a critical piece of legislation that would prevent children from being needlessly killed and injured when left alone in […]

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No action while more kids die in hot cars

September 20, 2016

Nearly 800 children have died after being left in the back seats of sweltering cars since 1990, including more than 70 in Florida, according to KidsAndCars.org. Now car makers may be required to add alarm systems to alert parents when I child is left in a back seat. (Tom Merton/Getty Images/Caiaimage) Beth KassabContact ReporterOrlando Sentinel […]

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No action while more kids die in hot cars

Nearly 800 children have died after being left in the back seats of sweltering cars since 1990, including more than 70 in Florida, according to KidsAndCars.org. Now car makers may be required to add alarm systems to alert parents when I child is left in a back seat. (Tom Merton/Getty Images/Caiaimage) Beth KassabContact ReporterOrlando Sentinel […]

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Hot car deaths of children prompt car alert legislation

September 19, 2016

By Susanna Capelouto, CNN, Updated 9:40 PM ET, Fri September 16, 2016 (CNN)A one-year-old boy in Texas died this week in the back his mother’s car, becoming the 30th child in the United States this year to succumb to heatstroke while left behind in a car seat, according to the advocacy group KidsAndCars.org. As in many […]

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Hot car deaths of children prompt car alert legislation

By Susanna Capelouto, CNN, Updated 9:40 PM ET, Fri September 16, 2016 (CNN)A one-year-old boy in Texas died this week in the back his mother’s car, becoming the 30th child in the United States this year to succumb to heatstroke while left behind in a car seat, according to the advocacy group KidsAndCars.org. As in many […]

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Technology Could Help Prevent Hot Car Deaths

September 16, 2016

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter September 15, 2016 2:37 PM WASHINGTN D.C. (AP) – Today U.S. Representatives from Ohio, New York and Illinois introduced the Helping Overcome Trauma for Children Alone in Rear Seats Act (HOT CARS Act of 2016, H.R. 6041), a critical piece of legislation that would prevent children from being needlessly killed and injured when left […]

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Technology Could Help Prevent Hot Car Deaths

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter September 15, 2016 2:37 PM WASHINGTN D.C. (AP) – Today U.S. Representatives from Ohio, New York and Illinois introduced the Helping Overcome Trauma for Children Alone in Rear Seats Act (HOT CARS Act of 2016, H.R. 6041), a critical piece of legislation that would prevent children from being needlessly killed and injured when left […]

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