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For Immediate Release
October 24, 2017
Judi Yorges, Communications and Legislative Services, 402-471-6585 email@example.com
Keep the ‘Happy’ in Happy Halloween With These Safety Tips
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Lincoln – In addition to pumpkins, decorations, costumes and treats, make sure safety is part of your Halloween plan. The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services offers the following tips to help ensure Nebraskans have a safe and happy Halloween:
Be present – children and adults are reminded to put electronic devices down, keep heads up and walk, don't run, across the street.
Clear vision – wear well-fitting masks, costumes, and shoes to avoid blocked vision, trips, and falls.
For more Halloween safety tips, go to http://www.cdc.gov/family/halloween/, http://www.safekids.org/halloween and https://www.cpsc.gov/s3fs-public/100.pdf.
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