Never leave children alone in or around cars; not even for a minute. Put something you'll need like your cell phone, handbag, employee ID or briefcase, etc., on the floorboard in the back seat. Get in the habit of always opening the back door of your vehicle every time you reach your destination to make sure no child has been left behind. Keep a large stuffed animal in the child's car seat when it’s not occupied to serve as a visual reminder that the child is in the backseat. Make arrangements with your

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