Halloween is the second deadliest day of the year for pedestrians. More than twice as many children are killed in pedestrian accidents on Halloween night than any other day in the year.
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Mickalide AD, Rosenthal, KM, Donahue, MP. Halloween Safety: A National Survey of Parents' Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviors. Washington (DC): Safe Kids Worldwide, October 2011.
National Center for Statistics and Analysis' Information Services Branch. Trend and Pattern Analysis of Highway Crash Fatality By Month and Day. Washington (DC): National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, March 2005.
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