CPSC Issues Tips to Avoid Injury Outdoors During COVID-19
Warm weather is arriving across the United States, and consumers are heading outside to do yard work, perform outdoor home repairs and to play and exercise. While you practice safe social distancing and other COVID-19 precautions to protect those you love, CPSC urges you to safeguard your family from product-related hazards as well.
In response to the current crisis, CPSC has created a new series of Home Safe Checklists that focus on outdoor activities. Print the lists that work for you, and spend a few moments checking off the safety items. When so much in the world seems beyond control, these checklists are simple, clear steps you can take for the safety of your family.
Checklists for Keeping Your Home Safe During COVID-19
During these times of uncertainty, you want your home to be a safe place for you and your loved ones. Especially now, when you are spending so much time indoors, you need to be able to identify and handle the hidden hazards in your home that can cause injury or death. Just as you are working to protect those you love from COVID-19, CPSC urges you to protect your family from these hazards as well.
CPSC continues to protect the public from dangerous consumer products through science, investigation, corrective action and communication. In response to the current crisis, CPSC has created a series of Home Safe Checklists, whether your home has babies, teens or seniors—or all of them. Print the lists that work for you, and spend a few moments checking off the safety items. When so much in the world seems beyond control, these checklists are simple, clear steps you can take for the safety of your family.
Follow your state or city’s social distancing guidelines and these tips while having some fun outdoors.
Outdoor home repairs on the to do list? Check off these safety tips to avoid injuries.
Whether you have a green thumb, or you just want to get out of the house to do something productive, a little yard work could be the perfect pastime. Follow these tips to keep everyone safe.
As you shelter in place at home with your family, follow these tips to keep everyone safe.
Quarantining at home with young children can be challenging. Follow these safety tips.
Are you a senior, or living with one? CPSC has tips for you as you hunker down during COVID-19.