Children's Hospital offers Halloween safety tips
Last updated 10/28/2020 at 9:49am
Halloween is supposed to be a night of frights — but only the imaginary kind. To ensure a safe and fun holiday, plan ahead and follow these Halloween safety tips from Children's Hospital Colorado's pediatric experts.
Dangers for pedestrians double on Halloween
On average, children are more than twice as likely to be hit by a car and killed on Halloween than on any other day of the year. On this potentially dangerous night of the year for child pedestrians, Safe Kids Colorado strongly recommends that parents prepare children to behave safely and for drivers to take extra precautions.