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Texas' New Vehicular #Heatstroke Law: What it Means to Me

I received a call on the evening of Friday, June 19, 2015, which brought me to tears for the remainder of the weekend. Tears of bittersweet joy; tears of validation from four exhausting years of battle against the often unknown danger of Child Vehicular Heatstroke (aka child hot car deaths or vehicular hyperthermia) due to Forgotten Backseat Baby Syndrome (FBS); and most importantly, tears of HOPE.  What was the origin of such passionate tears?  The signing of Texas HB2574 into law by Governor Abbott that day.

My New Normal after Vehicular #Heatstroke: Guest blog appearing at twotwentyone.net

Four Years into the Journey of MY “New Normal”: 
A Mom’s Tale of Perseverance After Vehicular Heatstroke

My life underwent a major, unwelcomed transformation on Wednesday, May 25, 2011– the day that shall forever live in infamy for me. This is the day that I lost my beautiful Sophia Rayne “Ray Ray” Cavaliero through a danger to child passenger safety that I never heard of prior to my loss. Vehicular Heatstroke, oh how I loathe this under-recognized, misunderstood danger to children, especially those under two years of age.

Child Vehicular #Heatstroke: A Mother's Story

PLEASE CLICK ON THE ICON BELOW TO READ OUR FEATURE IN HMHB BLOG
http://www.hmhb.org/2014/05/child-vehicular-heatstroke-mothers-story/

FORGOTTEN BACKSEAT BABY SYNDROME: AN UNIMAGINABLE DANGER

PLEASE CLICK ON ICON TO READ OUR ARTICLE RELEASED IN PEDIATRIC SAFETY:

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