Halloween is one day that many children look forward to every year. Who doesn’t love to dress up for one night and collect pounds of your favorite candy? Although trick-or-treating is extremely fun and should be carefree, there are still safety precautions that should be taken. Check out our top 10 Halloween safety tips below: While trick-or-treating, always stay on sidewalks while walking from home to home Always remember to look both ways when crossing the street Carry a flashlight with you to ensure a safe and well-lit commute Younger children should always be accompanied by a parent or adult If driving through a neighborhood, drive slowly and be very alert. Children are twice as likely to be hit by a car and killed on Halloween […]
As part of a newly launched injury prevention initiative, the Flint Legal Resource Center is providing free glow sticks and safety tips to residents and their children between now and Halloween. Visitors to the Legal Resource Center will also have the opportunity to enter a raffle for a chance to win a $50 gift card to Toys“R”Us. The center is located at 1210 N Ballenger Highway in Flint, and will be open between 9am and 7pm, Friday, October 28 through Monday, October 31.