Parking Safety Matters

Parking Safety Matters logo_IPIThese public service materials are available at no cost for organizations and individuals to share with local media, social media, and through distribution within communities.

These materials must only be used as they are found online, without being changed in any way. Your logo may be added to the customizable version of the print PSA. The IPI logo or Parking Safety Matters logo may not be used other than on materials created by IPI. If you have questions about how you may use these resources, contact Helen Sullivan at sullivan@parking.org.

If you are successful in distributing these materials within your community, please let us know so we can celebrate your success in educating the public about these important topics.

Child Heatstroke Resources

RADIO PSA: Every 10 Days, A Child Dies from Heatstroke in a Hot Parked Car
30-second audio clip with special sound effects. Available in WAV and MP3 formats, with and without emergency vehicle siren if preferred by radio station.

RADIO PSA NEWS RELEASE: Download and customize this news release for your organization and send to local radio stations, encouraging them to play the radio PSA.

TV PSA: Every 10 Days, A Child Dies from Heatstroke in a Hot Parked Car
30-second video with voiceover and special sound effects.

PSA FLYER: 5 Ways You Can Save a Child From Dying in a Hot Parked Car This Summer
Print and share in your home, school, or workplace.
PM Safety Matters Flyer combined
8.5×11 color PDF

CUSTOMIZABLE PSA FLYER: 5 Ways You Can Save a Child From Dying in a Hot Parked Car This Summer 
Add your organization’s logo to the bottom of the flyer.
PM Safety Matters Flyer Customizable
8.5×11 color PDF

FACT SHEET: Statistics on Heatstroke Deaths of Children in Vehicles
Updated April 2017. For weekly updated statistics visit noheatstroke.org.


 

 

 

 

 

 

8.5×11 color PDF

NEWS RELEASE: 8 Ways You Can Prevent A Summer Tragedy
450-word news article on heatstroke prevention.
2016 Heatstroke News Matte
8.5×11 color PDF
For a customizable news template, contact Helen Sullivan at sullivan@parking.org. Put “Request for Heatstroke Editorial” in the subject line.

Additional materials on child vehicular heatstroke prevention may be found at Safe Kids Worldwide, an organization with which IPI collaborates. Special thanks to Jan Null, CCM, Dept. of Meteorology and Climate Science at San Jose University for his dedication to education about vehicular heatstroke.

Pet Heatstroke Resources

PSA FLYER: Never Leave a Pet in a Hot* Parked Car
Print and share in your home, school, or workplace.
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8.5×11 color PDF

Teen Parking Resources

PUBLICATION: How to Park: The Must-Read Manual for Teen Drivers
Tips for helping teenagers become safe drivers. Designed for teens and their parents.
How to Park
12-page color PDF
To reprint with your organization’s logo, contact Helen Sullivan at sullivan@parking.org.

Boomers/Seniors/Older Drivers Safe Parking Resources

TIPSHEET: Boomers & Seniors: Ten Parking Safety Tips Especially for Older Drivers
IPI_Seniors_Safety_Tipsheet
8.5×11 color PDF