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Don't let unwanted pests ruin your family's summer fun. Preventive measures, such as keeping grasses around your home trimmed, help prevent ticks from becoming problematic. Photo by Staci-Jill Burnley, USAGRIA Public Affairs
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Summer Safety

Summer is a time of vacation and fun activities. It also presents opportunities for injury, illness, or death. Keeping basic safety tips in mind will help you have a happy, healthy, and safe summer.

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May 5, 2022

Summer Safety - Bicycle Safety

Summer Safety - bicycle

Ride a bike and a helmet that fits you. Wear bright clothing and reflective gear so you can be seen. Drive with the flow of traffic. Be alert – avoid listening to music with headphones/pods. Share the road with automobiles. www.health.mil/bikesafety #ShareTheRoad; #BeAHardHeadWearAHelmet; #GoWithTheFlowOfTraffic

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May 5, 2022

Summer Safety - Boat Safety

Boating Safety

Keep a good lookout and situational awareness of other boats and objects. Ensure crew and passengers wear a USCG approved personal floatation device. Operate at safe and legal speeds – watch your wake. Know and respect the weather – heed weather warnings. www.heatlh.mil/boatsafety #SeasTheDaySafely; #EnjoyTheWaves; #KnowHowToFloatYourBoat; ...

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May 5, 2022

Summer Safety - Swimming Safety

Summer Safety - swimming

Never allow young children to swim without adult supervision. Never swim when you are tired, under the influence of alcohol, drugs, or medication. Know and observe your swimming limitations and capabilities. Avoid swift-moving water. If caught in a current, swim with it and angle towards shore or the edge of the current. www.health.mil/swimsafety ...

Last Updated: July 20, 2023
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