Summer safety information from the Darien Public Schools Department of Nursing:
Become a Superhero of Summer Safety
Summer is a time of playground fun, swimming, boating, biking, camping and other outdoor activities. Unfortunately, these activities can lead to a higher risk of injuries.
Shriners Hospitals for Children wants to reduce the risk of childhood injuries by asking everyone to become Superheroes of Summer Safety.
Did you know?
Summer is known as “trauma season” among public health and medical professionals because unintentional deaths and serious injuries increase dramatically among children during these months.*
The good news is, many of these injuries may be preventable by following some simple tips and learning how to avoid accidents and injuries