Happy Safe Halloween…

Your family and friends at Homestyle Direct wanted to wish you and your loved ones a safe and Happy Hallowween!!!

Try these safetly tips this year…

S     Swords, knives, and similar costume accessories should be short, soft, and flexible.
A  Avoid trick-or-treating alone. Walk in groups or with a trusted adult.
F  Fasten reflective tape to costumes and bags to help drivers see you.
E  Examine all treats for choking hazards and tampering before eating them. Limit the amount of treats you eat.
   
H  Hold a flashlight while trick-or-treating to help you see and others see you. Always WALK and don't run from house to house.
A  Always test make-up in a small area first. Remove it before bedtime to prevent possible skin and eye irritation.
L  Look both ways before crossing the street.
L  Lower your risk for serious eye injury by not wearing decorative contact lenses.
O  Only walk on sidewalks whenever possible, or on the far edge of the road facing traffic to stay safe.
W  Wear well-fitting masks, costumes, and shoes to avoid blocked vision, trips, and falls.
E  Eat only factory-wrapped treats. Avoid eating homemade treats made by strangers.
E  Enter homes only if you're with a trusted adult. Only visit well-lit houses. Don't stop at dark houses. Never accept rides from strangers.
N  Never walk near lit candles or luminaries. Be sure to wear flame-resistant costumes.

http://www.cdc.gov/family/halloween/