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Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips

 

Here is a cool acronym on how to have a fun and Safe Halloween.

 

Swords, knives, and other costume accessories should be short, soft, and flexible
A
void trick or treating alone. Walk in groups or with an adult
F
asten reflective tape to costumes and bags for drivers to see you
E
xamine all treats for choking hazards and for any food allergies

Hold a flashlight while trick or treating so you can see and others can see you too
A
lways test make-up in a small area first before applying it. Remove it all before bedtime to prevent any skin irritation
L
ook both ways before crossing any streets. Always use crosswalks if possible
L
ower your risk for serious eye injury by not wearing costume related contact lenses
O
nly walk on sidewalks, or on the far edge of the road facing the traffic
W
ear well-fitting, masks, costumes, and shoes to avoid having blocked vision or tripping and falling
E
at only factory-wrapped treats. Avoid homemade treats made by strangers, unless you know them
E
nter homes only if you’re with an adult. Visit the houses that are well-lit. Never accept rides from strangers
N
ever walk near lit candles or luminaries. Be sure to wear flame-resistant costumes.

 

Source: https://www.cdc.gov/family/halloween/index.htm

author: Kara Schwinke