To get this opt-in feature, simply download the latest free Waze update and activate it by tapping on Menu > Settings > General > Child Reminder > Turn On “Allow Reminders”.
The Waze reminder activates at the end of a Waze-assisted ride. Waze said this is their way of giving voice to the “little ones who cannot speak up when it's time to get out of the car.”
There have been many cases of children and pets accidentally being left alone inside a car when the driver becomes preoccupied with what they have to do once reaching their destination. The way temperature could immediately rise inside a parked vehicle has been proven dangerous to any human or pet trapped inside. Waze hopes the new feature will prevent more child or pet being left helpless in the backseat of the car.re to edit.