***According to statistics, 54 percent of heat stroke deaths among children in vehicles occurred when the child was “forgotten” by the caregiver; 26 percent of deaths occurred when a child was playing in an unattended vehicle; 19 percent occurred when a child was intentionally left in a vehicle by an adult; and 1% occurred under unknown circumstances.***
The Irving Fire Department reminds everyone to please keep these safety tips in mind to help prevent a tragedy:
As a reminder for parents, the Fire department provides free Don’t Forget the Baby window static clings to Irving residents. For more information, call (972) 721-2651.