KEEP YOUR COOL WHILE THE TEMPS HEAT UP
Even though the school year is approaching, the season’s heat is still going strong. While you’re soaking up the last few weeks of summer with your family and friends, it’s important to keep heat safety tips in mind. Take action and reduce your risk for heat-related injury and illness:
- Stay indoors as much as possible and limit exposure to the sun
- Drink plenty of fluids and replace salts and minerals in your body
- Never leave children or pets alone in closed vehicles
- Avoid strenuous work during the warmest part of the day
For more tips on how to beat the heat, visit the get ready for extreme heat page.