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Summer safety tips

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Avoiding Summer Health Hazards

Heat Stroke:

-seek shade
-stay hydrated
-take breaks

Food Poisoning:

-wash thoroughly
-cook well
-keep it chill


-obey speed limit
-eliminate distractions

Insect Bites:

-use DEET
-cover up exposed skin

Eye Damage:

-choose sunglasses that filter 100% of UV light

Mower Injuries:

-wear protective eye & footwear
-keep kids away

Swimmer’s Ear:

-wear ear plug
-dry wet ears quickly

Firework Mishaps:

-follow directions closely
-adults only

Boating Incidents:

-wear a lifejacket
-avoid alcohol
-watch the weather


-drink fluids
-avoid overexertion in the heat


-wear sunscreen
-avoid midday exposure

Athletes Foot:

-keep area dry
-clean and change footwear often

About the author

Monica Matys

Monica Matys

Monica Matys is a Communications Advisor at Sunnybrook.

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