Fatal Distraction: Forgotten Baby Syndrome

Publish Date
Thursday, 22 January 2015, 12:31PM

In the wake of the Whanganui toddler tragedy this week, I found this article from The Washington Post. It's a tough read, and I had to read it in chunks because my tears kept blurring the page, but it examines how this could happen to any one of us, given the "right" set of circumstances. Highly recommended, especially for anyone that wonders how on earth a parent could not remember to remove their child from a vehicle. It's also surprising how common it is...