No parent thinks they would forget their child, but they do. Parents, grandparents, and caregivers get tired, preoccupied with work or the errands they are running, or confused by their child-care schedules, and forget that their kids are strapped to their car seats. Due to the extreme heat, many tots die.
So far this year, 13 kids have died — and an average of 38 kids die in heat-related car deaths each year. While products that remind parents about little ones in the backseat sound like a joke, the statistics about the situation are startling. Take this quiz to check your facts and get tips to prevent it from happening to your family.