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Tips for keeping Halloween spooky yet safe this year.

Halloween Safety

When it comes to Halloween there are a number safety concerns that commonly come to mind. This year, plan ahead to help your family stay safe while having fun. The tips below will help you get ready for the night. Use our free coloring page to help spark conversation with your kids.

  • Stick to trick or treating in familiar, well-lit neighborhoods.
  • Ensure that costumes are made using flame retardant materials.
  • Speak with children beforehand about never entering a stranger’s house.
  • Make sure costumes fit properly and that masks provide appropriate vision and ventilation.
  • Test cosmetic products on a small area before using them for the night.
  • Use glow sticks or reflective tape to ensure everyone’s visible to motorists when walking at night.
  • Check your children’s candy before they eat it and avoid homemade treats made by strangers.

Wishing you a happy and safe Halloween! ** Download and print the COLORING PAGE **



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