logging in or signing up EEC Transportation 20120502-look-before-lock sunsetco Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 5621 Category: Product Traini.. License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: September 13, 2012 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description Massachusetts EEC Transportation Training Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Look Before You Lock: 1 Look Before You Lock Transportation Safety in Early Childhood EducationHundreds of children are left unattended in cars each year.: Hundreds of children are left unattended in cars each year . 26 Year Old Left Alone on School Bus: 3 6 Year Old L eft Alone on S chool Bus Photo credit: Newsday/Jessica RotkiewiczPowerPoint Presentation: Some are able to escape the vehicle, only to find themselves facing other serious risks. 4PowerPoint Presentation: 5 Year Old Found Walking Along Road 5Some suffer serious emotional trauma.: Some suffer serious emotional trauma. 64 Year Old Left Alone on School Bus : 4 Year Old Left Alone on School Bus 7On average, 38 children die each year of hyperthermia (overheating) after being left in a motor vehicle.: On average, 38 children die each year of hyperthermia (overheating) after being left in a motor vehicle. 82 Year Old Dies in Hot Van: 2 Year Old Dies in Hot Van 9How can this happen?: How can this happen? A child’s body warms 3 to 5 times faster than an adult’s. 10Temperatures Rise Dramatically Inside a Closed Vehicle.: Temperatures Rise Dramatically Inside a Closed Vehicle. 11Aslyn Paige Ryan : Aslyn Paige Ryan 12 February 1, 2003 – February 7, 2004How does this happen?: How does this happen? 13These deaths are entirely preventable. : These deaths are entirely preventable. 14But prevention depends on you.: But prevention depends on you. 15Prevention Depends On YOU.: Prevention Depends On YOU. 16606 CMR 7.00 Requires: : 606 CMR 7.00 Requires: 17 A transportation plan Properly licensed drivers Drivers and monitors receive orientation Regularly assigned drivers Attendance Post-trip inspection…a “general” transportation plan: …a “general” transportation plan 18…a transportation plan for field trips: …a transportation plan for field trips 19…a transportation plan for each child: …a transportation plan for each child 20 How will child arrive and depart? At what times? Alternative arrangements? Emergency pick-up? Emergency contact? Parents must call in child’s absence .…properly licensed drivers: …properly licensed drivers 21…properly licensed drivers: …properly licensed drivers 22…Driver and Monitor Orientation: …Driver and Monitor Orientation 23 Absent monitor? Absent child? Absent parent? Attendance? Assigned seats on bus/van? Supervision into program? Escort to classroom? Wait for dismissal?…regularly assigned drivers: …regularly assigned drivers 24…attendance: …attendance 25 Child Pick Up Drop Off Pick Up DropOff Comments Mikayla Brower 7:55 8:20 5:00 5:25 John Brower A A A A Notified by dispatch Karen Schmidt 8:04 8:20 5:00 5:20 Waited 4 min for child (a.m.) Letisha Brown 8:07 8:20 5:00 5:15 Malachai Rashad 8:11 8:20 5:00 5:11 Chastin James 8:15 8:20 5:00 5:08 Arielle James 8:15 8:20 5:00 5:08…post-trip inspection: …post-trip inspection 26EEC Policy Requires: : EEC Policy Requires: 27 Second inspection Search for absent childPowerPoint Presentation: 28 Transportation Policies Have parent confirm child’s placement on bus /van. Assign consistent seating. Maintain the route and the routine. Call in at end of route.Transportation Plans and Procedures: Transportation Plans and Procedures 29 Staff from receiving program escort children from the vehicle into the building Confirm attendance before transport leaves Escort children to classrooms Confirm attendance in classroomSay Something!: Say Something! 30Additional Resources: Additional Resources 31 Kids and Cars: www.KidsAndCars.org National Highway Traffic Safety Administration: http://www.nhtsa.gov/Driving+Safety/Child+Safety/Keeping+Kids+Safe:+Inside+&+Out Be Car Safe: http://becarsafe.org/hyp.htmPowerPoint Presentation: 32 Self-Assessment and Certificate Document Beat the Heat Flyer You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.