Teen's Brilliant Invention Could Save Kids from Hot Car Tragedies

InventionHotCarTragedies.png

Alissa Chavez is just approaching her senior year of high school, but she already has a patented invention that could potentially save lives.

She is being honored by the city of Albuquerque for an invention she calls the "Hot Seat." The Hot Seat allows parents to monitor their baby's chair to see if it's overheating. If it detects a problem, an alarm goes off alerting the parents to take the baby out of the heat.

This invention is intended to be used in a car, where KOB 4 reports that, sadly, 44 babies were killed from overheating in just 2013 alone.

Alissa's invention is just in the beginning stages for now, so she has created an Indiegogo campaign to fund its production. She hopes to have it on the market ASAP so that she can begin saving kids' lives across the country.

To learn more about Alissa's campaign visit Indiegogo.


Be the first to comment

Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.

Leaderboard

1
+244sc earned social capital
2
+210sc earned social capital
3
+110sc earned social capital
4
+98sc earned social capital
5
+97sc earned social capital
6
+95sc earned social capital
7
+92sc earned social capital
8
+92sc earned social capital
9
+92sc earned social capital
10
+92sc earned social capital
11
+92sc earned social capital
12
+90sc earned social capital
13
+84sc earned social capital
14
+84sc earned social capital
15
+83sc earned social capital
16
+76sc earned social capital
17
+76sc earned social capital
18
+74sc earned social capital
19
+72sc earned social capital
20
+72sc earned social capital