Trick or Treat Safety Tips

  • Avoid face covering masks which make it

hard for children to see. Use face paint instead.

  • Be sure your child’s costumer is flame retardant

and warn him/her to avoid open flames.

  • Be sure the child’s costume is visible at night.
  • Be sure to have the child carry a flashlight or glow

stick at all times.

  • Have the children cross the street at intersections

where it is well lit.

  • Tell your children not to eat any candy until you

can check it for tampering.

  • Remind children to never enter a stranger’s home.

Stay outside the door.

  • Have someone carry a cell phone and to call 911

in case of emergency.

       Have a safe and happy Halloween.

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