Summer safety with kids
Summer safety with kids

The summer months are here, and kids are finally able to take advantage of the Great Outdoors. Keep them safe by being prepared and aware:

Heat

  • Dress infants and children in light, loose clothing
  • Schedule outdoor activities in the morning and evenings

Water

  • Always supervise children around water
  • Learn CPR
  • Stay hydrated with reusable water bottles

Skin

  • Put on sunscreen and protective clothing
  • Use bug repellent
  • Check your child for ticks


For more safety tips and advice, visit the CDC's and National Safety Council's websites.

10 points
Can blow-up objects such as rafts and pool toys work like life preservers (personal flotation devices)?