Teach your children to Never approach vehicles. In fact, if ever approached by a vehicle, RUN in the opposite direction that the vehicle , RUN in the opposite direction that the vehicle is traveling and tell an adult.
Remind children that in an emergency, they can dial 911. As well teach them your phone number street address.
If you get lost in a store you can ask for help from a person in uniform who works for the store, or you can go to the till, or find a woman – especially a woman with a child – and ask for help). Don’t ever leave the store with anyone, even with the woman or someone else in a uniform.