Summer Safety Brochure, Allegheny County Health Department

Summer offers plenty of opportunities to get outside, get active, and enjoy family activities. By heeding some simple tips, parents and caregivers can ensure that summer is both safe and fun. 



The Allegheny County Health Department and Allegheny County Department of Human Services developed a Summer Safety brochure, featuring important information and tips on how families can enjoy summer while staying safe.

The Summer Safety brochure includes tips on the following topics:

  • bug bites and stings
  • sun safety
  • safety on wheels
  • water safety
  • car safety
  • chemical and poison safety

To view the full list of tips, download the brochure.

Image: Five young children play together on a tire swing at a local child care program.