Subaru Jacksonville hosts
free child car seat safety check
Friday, October 28
Need to get your car seat checked? Subaru of Jacksonville is hosting a free car seat check at their dealership on Friday, October 28. If you’ve been intending to get your child’s seat inspected to make sure it’s installed correctly, or to make sure he’s riding in the right seat, this is your opportunity.
Read the flyer for info...
Here is a great reference document for parents about child car seats -- Car Seat Checkup: Top 5 Things to Do
Here is a Web resource for information on "Is Your Child In The Right Car Seat?" (safercar.gov) Summer Temps are Starting to Simmer -- Remember; Never Leave A Child In a Car
The temperature inside a car parked outside in the summer can reach 140 degrees. Safe Kids reminds parents and caregivers how to prevent the tragedy of children being trapped in a hot car. Here is what it feels like inside a car on a hot day.
Avoid tragedy - never leave a child in a car. Create reminders -- buckle in a gym bag or briefcase in the backseat -- so you do not forget about your child as a passenger when you get to your destination. Take action -- call 911 when you see a child alone in a car. (You could be saving a life.)
Find out why this is such an important topic - learn about Reggie McKinnon's tragic experience. Make sure this doesn't happen to your family.
Water Safety in Prime Season Now!
With the height of the heat and summer season, the risk to children around water is at its apex. Parents can learn how to use some safety measures to ensure their children do not drown. Facts about kids and the danger of drowning.
Visit the Water Safety page...