KidsAndCars.org News

Caregivers Urged To Look Before You Lock To Prevent Deaths In Hot Cars

June 5, 2015

The state is warning parents about the dangers of leaving children in hot cars.

Read more

Caregivers Urged To Look Before You Lock To Prevent Deaths In Hot Cars

The state is warning parents about the dangers of leaving children in hot cars.

Read more

Think You’d Never Forget Your Kid in a Parked Car? Don’t Be So Sure

June 3, 2015

Whether or not you’re a parent, it may seem inconceivable to forget a child in a car, but it does happen despite a parent’s best intentions.

Read more

Think You'd Never Forget Your Kid in a Parked Car? Don't Be So Sure

Whether or not you’re a parent, it may seem inconceivable to forget a child in a car, but it does happen despite a parent’s best intentions.

Read more

Think You'd Never Forget Your Kid in a Parked Car? Don't Be So Sure

Whether or not you’re a parent, it may seem inconceivable to forget a child in a car, but it does happen despite a parent’s best intentions.

Read more

New law passes to prevent child deaths in hot cars

A new law passed in the Commonwealth aims to prevent child deaths in hot cars. The law will go into effect in July. It releases people from liability for damages after breaking into someone’s car to rescue a child in danger.

Read more

Campaign seeks to prevent vehicular heat stroke

June 1, 2015

In a partnership with the non-profit KidsandCars.comand Clear Channel Outdoor, Fort Bend county officials are participating in the Child Vehicular Heat Stroke Awareness Campaign.

Read more

Campaign seeks to prevent vehicular heat stroke

In a partnership with the non-profit KidsandCars.comand Clear Channel Outdoor, Fort Bend county officials are participating in the Child Vehicular Heat Stroke Awareness Campaign.

Read more

Look before you lock

It seems to be a headline in our news almost every couple weeks, a parent leaving a child alone in a hot car while they run inside a mall or grocery store.

Read more

Think You Would Never Leave Your kid in a Car? One Mother’s Tragic story.

Lyn Balfour, of Charlottesville, never thought it could happen to her. “The high that day was 66 degrees.”
In March of 2007-on her way to work at the Army JAG office outside of Charlottesville-she had 9 month old Bryce in her car.

Read more