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PD: Protect children from heat

Posted July 18, 2017

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Temperatures are expected to rise near the triple digits this week, and the Fort Worth Police Department offered these tips for protecting children:

  • Touch a child’s s safety seat and safety belt before using it to ensure it’s not too hot.
  • Never leave a child unattended in a vehicle, even with the windows down, or for just a few minutes.
  • Teach children not to play in or around cars. Kids can accidentally lock themselves in a hot vehicle.
  • Always make sure your children have left the vehicle when you reach your destination.
  • Keep car keys out of children’s reach. Always lock the doors and trunk to your vehicle.

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