Catch Up on Demand

This is the place where CPS state coordinators can catch up on news and learn about ideas shared during meetings with members of the National Child Passenger Safety Board. Watch video recordings of these meetings and make plans to join us in the future. You’ve heard it said: Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. Our vision — like yours — is to save lives and prevent injuries by promoting child passenger safety through education, mentorship, engagement and innovation.

May 2022

CPS TED Talk: Technician, Education and Development: Seven guests tap into their knowledge base during a rapid-fire discussion on CPS hot topics. The list reads like a Who’s Who in child passenger safety:

  • Denise Donaldson, Safe Ride News
  • Jim Savage, Wisconsin injury prevention specialist
  • Tammy Franks, National Safety Council
  • Laura Dunn, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Daniella Brown, UPPAbaby
  • Stephanie Heitsch, Safe Kids Worldwide
  • Janna Day, Iowa CPS coordinator

April 2022

Keeping Kids Safe in and Around Vehicles: Dr. David Diamond, a professor at the University of South Florida, is joined by National Safety Council Program Manager Mike Ezzell and Texas Heatstroke Task Force Chair Johnny Humphreys for a discussion on pediatric vehicular heatstroke prevention. All three share safety tips and point to free resources you can use in your community to keep kids safe.

March 2022

Building Employer Support for Child Passenger Safety: Bekah Thomas, director of injury prevention at the Massachussets Department of Public Health, is working with a team to build a CPS toolkit geared toward pre-hospital programs (fire and ambulance services). She spoke about the kit in this presentation and welcomed collaboration from CPS coordinators around the country.

The Full Playlist

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