• Always use common sense.
  • Young children should always go trick-or-treating with an adult.
  • Never trick-or-treat alone. Have at least 2 buddies go with you.
  • Plan your entire route and make sure your family knows what it is.
  • Make sure that you are wearing a flame retardant costume.
  • Wait until you get home and your parents check your candy before you eat it.
  • Be very cautious of strangers.
  • Accept treats only in the doorway. Never go inside a house.
  • Be sure and say thank you for your treats.
  • Don’t play near lit jack-o-lanterns.
  • Visit only houses where the lights are on.
  • Walk, Do not run.
  • Walk on sidewalks and driveways.
  • Cross the street at the corner or in a crosswalk.
  • Take a cellular phone and watch with you if possible.
  • Carry a flashlight.
  • Wear costumes with reflective markings, and bright colors.
  • Costumes should not drag the floor.
  • Costumes should be made of flame-resistant material.