It's hard to believe that Labor Day Weekend is in less than a week, that's right - the last vacation of summer! This summer sure has flown by, hasn't it? Labor Day weekend is typically full of many festivities, so this Labor Day weekend be sure to take in all of these safety tips to ensure a safe holiday weekend!
Never swim alone. Always swim with a buoy so boats can see you.
Always check the weather before going for a swim.
Never leave children unattended.
Always have life vests for everyone on board.
Watch the weather, weather on the water can take a turn quickly.
Know what's going on around you at all times.
Never boat under the influence.
Keep children and pets away from an open flame.
Ensure the grill is in an area with good ventilation and away from trees, bushes, the house etc.
Have a fire extinguisher on hand just in case.
Never leave the grill unattended.
Road Trip Safety
Always have a first-aid kit and back-up food and water.
Before getting on the road, get your vehicle checked over.
Always wear your seat belt.
Never drive if you are tired or have been drinking.
Protect your skin from the sun by wearing sunscreen when you are exposed to the sun.
Stay hydrated - drink lots of water.
Wear a hat and sit in the shade when you are able.