The Heat is On! Tips for staying safe this summer.
This weather is great if you are on holiday, but not so good for those of us who live and work in it. Below are a few tips and reminders. Email us here if you have a tip you want to add to the list.
1. Wear Sunscreen
|Bill McElligott drove a truck for 28 years. Hence the left side of his face is severely sun damaged. Make sure to block up your kids every morning before school too! Even your dogs nose needs protection.|
|Leave your dog at home! If you see a dog left unattended in a car, do something!|
|Dog's also get hot feet!|
3. Conserve Water
|Despite our green surroundings, we actually live in a desert! Don't waste water!|
Click here for conservation tips.
|photo credit: http://www.nsf.gov/|
Brush clearance is vital. If you rent and your landlord isn't doing his job and keeping your home safe you can report it here. Same goes for your neighbours. Most wild fires are started by humans. Click here to see how you can help prevent them
5. Stay Hydrated