HSE west urges public to stay safe this Halloween

HSE West is today warning about the dangers posed by bonfires and fireworks.

Parents and children are asked to be extra vigilant over the next three days as the Halloween festivities reach their peak.

Parents are also advised to ensure that their children are accompanied by an appropriate adult whilst visiting houses to seek Halloween treats

Dr Anthony Breslin says safety should be uppermost in people's minds at Halloween and has this advice: [podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/drant830.mp3[/podcast]