Play it safe this summer is the theme supported by Mike Flanagan and crew from the Heart of Missouri Chapter of the Red Cross. This year they are offering ways to keep cool and not get injured during any summer activities. Mike says for fun in the sun, just remember to limit exposure to direct sunlight and wear a broad-spectrum sunscreen with a protection factor of at least 15. Also remember to drink plenty of water, even if not thirsty. As far as those who are going boating:
For those grilling this summer…keep an eye on the fire.
Finally, make sure you have the Red Cross app installed on your smart phone:
For more information visit http://redcross.org