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Child id kits are used in a variety of ways. For example, if your child is traveling alone and becomes lost, the id kit's photo can be used to search for her. Airline and bus depot officials will already have a heads up as to what the missing child looks like.
Because thousands of school children go on field trips every day, child id kits are essential in keeping those children safe. A child could easily wander off unnoticed by teachers and other students. A child id kit can be used to search for and identify that child.
In the case of a catastrophic event, such as a hurricane, earthquake, or tornado, a child id kit can be used to search for and identify a missing child.
Finally, a child id kit can be used to identify the remains of a child who has been missing and whose body is found.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|