Free Car Hangtags to help prevent heated related Child Deaths
August 13, 2020
Secretary of State Tre Hargett is providing free car hangtags to help prevent heat-related child deaths in cars while simultaneously making it even easier to register to vote.
On average, every ten days, a child dies from heatstroke in a car. In more than half of these deaths, the caregiver forgot the child was in the car.
"It is heartbreaking to lose a child and even more so when it could be prevented with more awareness," said Representative Scott Cepicky. "Our hope is the hangtag serves as a visual reminder to check the backseat for a child before locking your car."
The hangtags wil...