As Albertans head outdoors for the summer, remember summer safety tips

June 29, 2022

With the weather warming up for the season, Albertans are heading outdoors to enjoy time with family and friends. Cooling off in Alberta’s lakes and enjoying outdoor activities are great ways to stay active and spend quality time with loved ones, but it is important to remember safety tips for heat-related illnesses and recreational water.

Sunburns and heat-related illness:

Recreational Water

There is always a potential risk of injury when swimming, especially in un-monitored bodies of water. Here are a few ways you can prevent water-related injuries:

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