National Heatstroke Prevention Day July 31st

By Acting Fast, You Can Save a Young Life.

    Sample Social Media Posts

  • No child should die of #heatstroke from being left alone in a hot car! Share this badge if you want to help stop this 100-percent-preventable tragedy. #heatstrokekills #checkforbaby
  • Act fast. Save a life. If you see a child alone in a hot vehicle, call 911 or your local emergency number immediately. If the child is in distress due to heat, remove the child from the vehicle as quickly as possible. Cool the child rapidly by spraying the child with cool water or with water from a garden hose (an ice bath isn’t necessary or desirable). Visit www.safercar.gov/heatstroke for more information. #heatstrokekills #checkforbaby
  • No child should die from being left alone in a hot car! Share this badge if you want to help stop this 100-percent-preventable tragedy. #heatstrokekills #checkforbaby
  • Always look in both the front and back of the vehicle before locking the doors and walking away. #heatstrokekills
  • A child’s body absorbs more heat on a hot day than an adult’s does. Where’s Baby? Look before you lock! #heatstrokekills #checkforbaby
  • High body temperatures can cause a child permanent injury or even death. Where’s Baby? Look before you lock! #heatstrokekills #checkforbaby
  • Pls RT: The inside of a car can reach deadly temps in 10 minutes for a child locked inside. www.safekids.org/heatstroke #heatstrokekills
  • Remember to never leave your child alone in a car — even for a minute! Please RT www.safekids.org/heatstroke #heatstrokekills
  • San Jose State University: In 54% of cases, child was “forgotten” by the caregiver. Where’s Baby? Look before you lock! #heatstrokekills
  • Did u know? In more than 29% of cases, kids got into vehicles on their own. Where’s Baby? Look before you lock! #heatstrokekills
  • Want to help us prevent #heatstroke deaths of children in hot vehicles? Visit www.safercar.gov/ heatstroke #checkforbaby #heatstrokekills

Heatstroke Campaign Resources.