With more than 370,000 children in Georgia child care programs each day, it is vitally important to ensure each child's health and safety, especially during transportation. Below are videos that address transportation issues:
On June 3, 2015, Governor Nathan Deal, First Lady Sandra Deal, and DECAL Commissioner Amy M. Jacobs called for families and caregivers of children to have heightened awareness of the dangers of leaving children unattended in vehicles. They encouraged the public to share this video with their family and friends.
On May 27, 2014, DECAL joined Governor Nathan Deal, First Lady Sandra Deal, and leaders of several state agencies to officially launch the “Look Again” public awareness campaign and this YouTube video. View this video here.
On May 10, 2013, DECAL joined five state agencies and three partner organizations calling for parents and caregivers of children to have greater awareness of the dangers associated with leaving kids unattended in vehicles. View this video here.
On June 29, 2012, DECAL held a news conference to announce new and increased penalties for violations in the transport of children. View this video here.