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Summer Safety Tips

The summer holidays are fast approaching and children at school are getting ready for their well earned break. The signs are all there: warmer air, sunny skies and the ice cream van outside of school.

Here are some things to keep in mind when it comes to keeping safe over the summer holidays:

Water Safety

Keeping safe in and around the water is very important. Here are some links to help you and your children understand the dangers and to stay safe around water.

http://www.rlss.org.uk/water-safety/water-safety/water-safety-on-holiday/

 

Sun Safety

Think plenty of sun screen, hats, hydration and sunglasses. Click on the links to read more about sun safety and how to cope during heatwaves:

http://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/skin/Pages/Sunsafe.aspx#safety

http://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/Summerhealth/Pages/Heatwave.aspx