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Halloween Safety Tips

Parents:

-Always walk with young children.

-Know your child's treat route.

-Carry a flashlight and consider wearing reflective tape or glow sticks.

-Tell children to only approach houses with porch lights on.

-Tell children to never enter an unfamiliar home.

Kids:

-Always stay with your group.

-Do not change plans unless speaking with your parent.

-Always look before crossing the street.

-Stay on the sidewalk.

-Do not approach any vehicles with people handing out candy.

Drivers:

-Slow down due to high pedestrian traffic.

-Always use headlights.

-Use a designated driver if any alcohol is consumed.

Homeowners:

-Leave your porch light on if it is ok for kids to approach your house.

-Keep a clear and well lit pathway for kids.

-Keep pets in a safe place during trick or treating hours.

-Only hand out sealed wrapped candy.