Many people view Labor Day as the end of summer and their last chance to travel, hit the beach and fire up the grill. The American Red Cross offers weekend safety tips and a quiz to test your safety knowledge.
AAA, the auto and travel company, predicts over 34 million people will take to the roads this weekend, making road safety a high priority for all drivers. As you prepare to travel, keep these tips in mind:
The best way to enjoy water activities this weekend is to do it safely. Follow these water safety tips when in or around the water:
Long weekends are perfect for organizing a cookout. But before you put throw a match on the grill, consider these safety guidelines:
Download the Red Cross First Aid App
The Red Cross First Aid App for smart phones and tablets provides users with quick, expert advice on what to do in case of an emergency. This free app is available on the Apple iTunes or Google Play stores and at redcross.org/mobileapps.
Test Your Skills
Take this quiz to test your safety knowledge and then share it with your friends.
For more information on emergency preparedness, go to redcross.org.