Safety Tips to Keep Cool This Summer

August 17, 2020 9:00 AM
by Lindsay B. Call

With temperatures rising, stay cool during warmer temperatures and heatwaves! If you plan to go outdoors, please remember that during extreme heat, the body has to work harder to maintain a normal temperature. Make sure you are prepared to ensure everyone stays healthy when temperatures soar. LA County sometimes activated emergency cooling centers. Information can be found at  

Because the health of children is our number one priority and many children are still ineligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, we still need them to keep them wearing masks in alignment with the revised Health Officer Order.

Here are some tips to keep cool this summer: 

✔️ Stay Hydrated 

✔️ Never Leave Children, Pets or Adults Alone in Closed Vehicles 

✔️ Stay Indoors as Much as Possible and Limit Exposure to the Sun 

✔️ Stay Informed on Temporary Closures and Reopenings of Outdoor and Public Facilities

✔️ Take Steps to Prepare Your Home if You Don't Have Air Conditioning 

✔️ Know the Facts  

✔️  Be Prepared and Learn More: 

Authored By

Lindsay B. Call
Chief Resilience Officer