Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips

By: Bill Martens
By: Bill Martens

While it's all about fun for the kids, there are a few things you can do to keep them safe. Pay extra attention to children darting out from behind cars.

Kids are four times more likely to be hit by a vehicle on Halloween than any other night, according to SAFE KIDS coalition.

Wearing bright-colored costumes will certainly make them more visible, and travel in groups. Some other things you can do to keep them safe:

You might want to consider using face paint instead of a mask to make seeing and breathing easier, and when it comes to candy, do not eat anything from strangers.


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