Law allows smashing a window to free a childfrom a hot car

New Tennessee Law Allows Rescuers To Break Car Windows

According to the web site sixteen children have died from heatstroke after being left alone in hot cars in 2014. Under a new law passed by the Tennessee legislature, anyone who has a good faith belief that their actions will save a child left alone in a hot car, won’t be held liable for smashing a window to rescue the child. Read more: What should you do if you see a child in a hot car?

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