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Darien News-Review
Recent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parentsFILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, St. Mary's and Safe Kids Coalition use
Recent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parents
Darien News-Review / Posted 8 hours ago
FILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, St. Mary's and Safe Kids Coalition uses a wireless monitor to record the temperature outside and inside of a closed vehicle at St. Mary's Market Days in Evansville, Ind. The deaths of four children in hot cars... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Recent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parentsFILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, St. Mary's and Safe Kids Coalition use
Recent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parents
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
FILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, St. Mary's and Safe Kids Coalition uses a wireless monitor to record the temperature outside and inside of a closed vehicle at St. Mary's Market Days in Evansville, Ind. The deaths of four children in hot cars... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Recent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parentsFILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, St. Mary's and Safe Kids Coalition use
Recent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parents
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
FILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, St. Mary's and Safe Kids Coalition uses a wireless monitor to record the temperature outside and inside of a closed vehicle at St. Mary's Market Days in Evansville, Ind. The deaths of four children in hot cars... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Recent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parentsFILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, St. Mary's and Safe Kids Coalition use
Recent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parents
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 8 hours ago
FILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, St. Mary's and Safe Kids Coalition uses a wireless monitor to record the temperature outside and inside of a closed vehicle at St. Mary's Market Days in Evansville, Ind. The deaths of four children in hot cars... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Recent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parentsFILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, St. Mary's and Safe Kids Coalition use
Recent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parents
The New Canaan News / Posted 8 hours ago
FILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, St. Mary's and Safe Kids Coalition uses a wireless monitor to record the temperature outside and inside of a closed vehicle at St. Mary's Market Days in Evansville, Ind. The deaths of four children in hot cars... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Recent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parentsFILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, St. Mary's and Safe Kids Coalition use
Recent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parents
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 hours ago
FILE - In this July 30, 2015 file photo, St. Mary's and Safe Kids Coalition uses a wireless monitor to record the temperature outside and inside of a closed vehicle at St. Mary's Market Days in Evansville, Ind. The deaths of four children in hot cars... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
New Florida law requires booster seats until age 6are too small to be held in place properly when only buckled into seat belts, s
New Florida law requires booster seats until age 6
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 22 hours ago
are too small to be held in place properly when only buckled into seat belts, said Jennifer Belyeu, coordinator of the Safe Kids Coalition in Broward County and a community relations manager at Memorial Healthcare System. “This is a step in... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Troopers talk about deadly wrecks that claimed the lives of childrencrashes are the number one cause of child deaths due to unintentional injury,"
Troopers talk about deadly wrecks that claimed the lives of children
FOX Carolina / Posted yesterday
crashes are the number one cause of child deaths due to unintentional injury," Cynthia Fryer said. She's the manager of Safe Kids Upstate with the Greenville Health System's Children's Hospital. The advocacy group educates the public on how to... Read more
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The Record
Two U.S. children died over the weekend in hot cars — 682 since 1998perhaps, is that the air temperature outside the car does not affect how quickl
Two U.S. children died over the weekend in hot cars — 682 since 1998
The Record / Posted yesterday
perhaps, is that the air temperature outside the car does not affect how quickly the temperature inside the car rises. As Safe Kids Worldwide chief executive Kate Carr told CNN, "A car can heat up about 19 degrees in as little as 10 minutes, and... Read more
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The Forward
Fifth Israeli Child of Summer Dies of Heat in Parked Carreported on at least 381 cases involving 428 children who were found in cars wi
Fifth Israeli Child of Summer Dies of Heat in Parked Car
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
reported on at least 381 cases involving 428 children who were found in cars without being able to leave, according the Safe Kids Israel nonprofit. In 60 percent of the cases, children were left inside the vehicle by caretakers. The remaining... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Dangers of heartstroke for children left in carsSafe Kids San Angelo is reminding caregivers about the dangers of leaving child
Dangers of heartstroke for children left in cars
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 days ago
Safe Kids San Angelo is reminding caregivers about the dangers of leaving children alone in a car as temperatures heat up for the summer. So far in Texas, there have been four heat-related deaths of children who were left alone in vehicles. Eighteen... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Safe Kids Dalton Receives 2016 Buckle Up, America! AwardSafe Kids Dalton, which is coordinated by the Whitfield County Fire Department,
Safe Kids Dalton Receives 2016 Buckle Up, America! Award
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
Safe Kids Dalton, which is coordinated by the Whitfield County Fire Department, received a 2016 Buckle Up, America! Award at the Awards Ceremony in Macon on July 13. The award was presented by the Georgia Traffic Injury Prevention Institute (GTIPI),... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Madiba always insisted that he share his birthday with children - Mandela Hospital CEOJohannesburg - The safety of children in South Africa should be one of the coun
Madiba always insisted that he share his birthday with children - Mandela Hospital CEO
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
Johannesburg - The safety of children in South Africa should be one of the country's top priorities, CEO of the Nelson Mandela Hospital project, Sibongile Mkhabela, said on Friday. Mkhabela said children should be able to go to school and go out in... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Safe Kids Week: ACH promotes safe sleep choices for infantsArk. (KTHV) – According to the CDC, an average of six babies a day die nationwi
Safe Kids Week: ACH promotes safe sleep choices for infants
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 11 days ago
Ark. (KTHV) – According to the CDC, an average of six babies a day die nationwide because of SIDS. As we close out our Safe Kids Week, THV11 looked into what Arkansas Children's Hospital is doing to promote safe sleep habits. It's a parent's... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Weekend preview: What’s happening in Kitsap and beyondCPR, water safety, a free car seat check and more to keep you informed about ke
Weekend preview: What’s happening in Kitsap and beyond
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 11 days ago
CPR, water safety, a free car seat check and more to keep you informed about keeping your family safe. There is also a Safe Kids car seat check in Silverdale at the Haselwood YMCA from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Don't forget about all the concerts... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Safe Kids Week: Parenting in the Digital AgeLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – It’s Safe Kids Week on THV This Morning, and we have
Safe Kids Week: Parenting in the Digital Age
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – It’s Safe Kids Week on THV This Morning, and we have been focusing on ways to keep your children out of harm’s way when it comes to the internet. THV11's Laura Monteverdi had the chance to sit down with Colleen Nick and... Read more
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The News & Observer
2 child drowning deaths in Triangle are part of troubling national trendN.C. Child Fatality Task Force reported 19 children under the age of five, incl
2 child drowning deaths in Triangle are part of troubling national trend
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
N.C. Child Fatality Task Force reported 19 children under the age of five, including two infants, drowned in 2014 Safe Kids North Carolina: If a child goes missing, look in the pool first The apparent drowning deaths of two young children... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Keeping your little ones safe in the water(CNN) – Safe kids worldwide has a warning for parents enjoying the water this s
Keeping your little ones safe in the water
WWLP Springfield / Posted 21 days ago
(CNN) – Safe kids worldwide has a warning for parents enjoying the water this summer. Stay alert! According to a new study from the organization a leading factor in child drownings is a false sense of security among parents. Parents believe that if... Read more
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The Border Mail
New Jersey bill would ban texting while walkingreport said. Nearly 2 million pedestrian injuries were related to mobile phone
New Jersey bill would ban texting while walking
The Border Mail / Posted 21 days ago
report said. Nearly 2 million pedestrian injuries were related to mobile phone use, the report said. Another study, from Safe Kids Worldwide, a Washington-based nonprofit organisation, found that 40 per cent of teenagerss said they had been hit... Read more
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KXXV Waco
FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Record breaking heat waveto beat the heat: Here are safety guidelines and much more, provided by the NW
FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Record breaking heat wave
KXXV Waco / Posted 21 days ago
to beat the heat: Here are safety guidelines and much more, provided by the NWS, the NWS Southern Region Headquarters, the Safe Kids Texas Heatstroke Task Force, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and KCBD NewsChannel 11,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Record breaking heat waveto beat the heat: Here are safety guidelines and much more, provided by the NW
FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Record breaking heat wave
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 21 days ago
to beat the heat: Here are safety guidelines and much more, provided by the NWS, the NWS Southern Region Headquarters, the Safe Kids Texas Heatstroke Task Force, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and KCBD NewsChannel 11,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Record breaking heat waveto beat the heat: Here are safety guidelines and much more, provided by the NW
FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Record breaking heat wave
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 21 days ago
to beat the heat: Here are safety guidelines and much more, provided by the NWS, the NWS Southern Region Headquarters, the Safe Kids Texas Heatstroke Task Force, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and KCBD NewsChannel 11,... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Record breaking heat waveto beat the heat: Here are safety guidelines and much more, provided by the NW
FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Record breaking heat wave
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 21 days ago
to beat the heat: Here are safety guidelines and much more, provided by the NWS, the NWS Southern Region Headquarters, the Safe Kids Texas Heatstroke Task Force, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and KCBD NewsChannel 11,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Courier company supports Road Safety initiative for kidsJuly 4, 2016 4:57 pm FedEx Express once again has partnered with Safe Kids Phi
Courier company supports Road Safety initiative for kids
The Manila Times / Posted 22 days ago
July 4, 2016 4:57 pm FedEx Express once again has partnered with Safe Kids Philippines to launch the “Young Road Safety Champion” award during the 10th anniversary celebration of National Safe... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
The dangers of leaving children alone in carsin just 10 minutes, the temperature inside of a vehicle can increase by almost
The dangers of leaving children alone in cars
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 27 days ago
in just 10 minutes, the temperature inside of a vehicle can increase by almost 20 degrees.To reduce deaths from heatstroke, Safe Kids USA has launched a campaign titled ACT, which stands for: Avoid heatstroke-related injury, Create reminders, and... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
No More Robo-Calls with NomoroboSteve broke down how the free landline service grew into the app that is availa
No More Robo-Calls with Nomorobo
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 27 days ago
Steve broke down how the free landline service grew into the app that is available today. Kate Carr, President and CEO of Safe Kids Worldwide, joined Steve to spread the holiday message about water safety. With almost 800 kids drowning each year,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
IKEA recalls 29 million dressers after deadly tip-overssafer children at the same time.” The CPSC says there are over 25,000 furnitur
IKEA recalls 29 million dressers after deadly tip-overs
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 28 days ago
safer children at the same time.” The CPSC says there are over 25,000 furniture, TV and appliance tip-overs every year. Safe Kids Worldwide, a nonprofit group that aims to protect children from preventable injuries, provides simple steps parents... Read more
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TribLIVE
Coping with Kids: Time to get wet, baby | TribLIVE This week, we take a look at several products that keep kids saf
Coping with Kids: Time to get wet, baby
TribLIVE / Posted 29 days ago
| TribLIVE This week, we take a look at several products that keep kids safe while still letting them enjoy themselves. Power Swimr: For young children who are new to... Read more
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Top Gear Philippines
5th-grader teaches young children about road safetysigns and markings, or because of a complete disregard for them. Enter the "Yo
5th-grader teaches young children about road safety
Top Gear Philippines / Posted 29 days ago
signs and markings, or because of a complete disregard for them. Enter the "Young Road Safety Advocate" program. Backed by Safe KidsPhilippines and express transportation company FedEx Express, the program's goal is to empower young pedestrians... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Holiday safety: 6 tips for an injury free Fourth of JulyAccording to Safe Kids Worldwide, more than 3,000 children younger than the age
Holiday safety: 6 tips for an injury free Fourth of July
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 29 days ago
According to Safe Kids Worldwide, more than 3,000 children younger than the age of 15 go to the emergency department each year in the United States because of fireworks. Sparklers, which parents typically view as relatively harmless fireworks for... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Community serviceMarshall County Sheriff Deputy Wes Beane works to install a car seat during Sun
Community service
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 30 days ago
Marshall County Sheriff Deputy Wes Beane works to install a car seat during Sunday’s Central Iowa Safe Kids Coalition child car seat safety event. The sheriff’s office and the Marshalltown Police Department were working together in an effort to... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Splish Splash Bike Dash teaches bike and water safetyCOLUMBIA - Safe Kids Columbia teamed up with Macher Aquatic Center Sunday for a
Splish Splash Bike Dash teaches bike and water safety
KOMU Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
COLUMBIA - Safe Kids Columbia teamed up with Macher Aquatic Center Sunday for a day of bike and water safety. The Splish Splash Bike Dash was a free event for families and kids of all ages. The Safe Kids Columbia Coordinator Sheila Robertson said... Read more
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ajc.com
Sunday Conversation with Pete QuinonesClubs and MUST Ministries. Our employees go to events to treat people if someon
Sunday Conversation with Pete Quinones
ajc.com / Posted 1 months ago
Clubs and MUST Ministries. Our employees go to events to treat people if someone gets hurt. They teach people CPR. With Safe Kids Cobb County, we show parents how to properly install car seats. We are very involved with the American Heart... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Safe Kids Louisville says vehicle backover deaths can be preventedthere are kids around, you need to walk around your vehicle before you get in i
Safe Kids Louisville says vehicle backover deaths can be prevented
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 1 months ago
there are kids around, you need to walk around your vehicle before you get in it and drive off," said Erika Janes with Safe Kids Louisville. She says older vehicles can be outfitted with rear-view cameras, just like newer cars. But cameras can... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Safe Kids Johnson County Offers Free Car Seat Safety Check-ups No appointment needed. First come, first checked. Seat checks are done inside
Safe Kids Johnson County Offers Free Car Seat Safety Check-ups
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 1 months ago
No appointment needed. First come, first checked. Seat checks are done inside the Service Department. Johnson County, KS - infoZine - Trained car seat safety specialists will examine... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
New car technology aim to prevent hot car deathsMYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - According to Safe Kids Worldwide, 51 % of children th
New car technology aim to prevent hot car deaths
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 1 months ago
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - According to Safe Kids Worldwide, 51 % of children that have died in a hot car were forgotten by a caregiver. However, one automaker recently announced its plans to equip select SUV's with new technology that could help... Read more
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The Morning Call
Texas man tries in vain to save infant left in hot car by placing her in refrigeratorinto the shade, according to advice from the Women's and Children's Health Netw
Texas man tries in vain to save infant left in hot car by placing her in refrigerator
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
into the shade, according to advice from the Women's and Children's Health Network. As for how to remember one's children, Safe Kids Worldwide CEO Kate Carr said it's best to leave a physical reminder of the child in the backseat. "A car can heat... Read more
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