Extreme Heat: Did You Know?
Leaving young children, seniors and pets unattended inside a vehicle, even on relatively mild days, can be very dangerous, even fatal. According to Health Canada, outside air temperatures as low as 23ºC/73ºF can climb to more than 50ºC/122ºF inside a vehicle. Imagine how hot it could get during an actual heat wave. There are more tips on staying safe in extreme heat at visit www.healthycanadians.gc.ca
If you see a small child, senior or animal locked in a car, please call your local law enforcement office to report.