MILWAUKEE -- Halloween is approaching -- and if you and your family are going to celebrate the spooktacular holiday -- make sure everyone stays safe. Jodi O'Neill with Ebenezer Child Care joins Real Milwaukee to help parents avoid the holiday's potential dangers.
Avoid flammable costumes.
Make sure kids can see and walk clearly.
If trick or treating at night, select brightly colored costumes.
Use pumpkin carving tools instead of knives.
Keep lit pumpkins away from flammables and little hands.
Trick or treating:
Never let kids go alone.
Kids should only visit homes where the lights are on.
Kids could consider carrying flashlights .
Parents should inspect all candy before kids consume it.