June: National Safety Month
June is National Safety Month, which focuses not only on protecting yourself at home but also following best practices to prevent workplace injuries and illnesses.
NATIONAL SAFETY MONTH
Each week throughout National Safety Month in June is an opportunity to make a difference in your home, work, and community.
Identifying risks around the home or improving safety standards at home and in your community protects everyone. Whether we increase first aid and emergency awareness through drills or provide water safety tips for summer recreation, we’re taking steps to provide a safer neighborhood.
HOW TO OBSERVE National Safety Month. It's amazing to get involved!
Report repairs as they are needed
Hold drills at home to help children know what to do in the even of
another natural disaster
Volunteer to participate in community emergency preparedness events
Put together a first aid kit
Take a CPR class
Teach someone to change a tire properly and safely
Learn about proper storage and disposal of medications
Take a defensive driving course
Learn how to identify fall hazards in a home
Visit the National Safety Council website for tips and resources and use #NationalSafetyMonth to share on social media.