Winter is a great season for outdoor activities with snow like sledding, skating or skiing. Let image that cold weather, ice and some will make your winter sport more interesting. However it also causes many danger for your children.
The article will share advice for parents and kids to prepare tips for enjoying winter activities safety.
You shouldn’t allow your children play outside without caring of adult. Even you prepare enough safe equipment for them, there is still danger or risk which is out of your sight. So always supervising them, especially children are younger than 8 years old.
You shouldn’t play winter sport when the outdoor temperature is forecasted -27°C (-16°F) or even lower. This temperature can directly expose to skin, sore throat, pneumonia or any disease for your kids.
You shouldn’t send children to outside activities when weather forecasts bad weather conditions like snowstorms. It’s terrible when the nature becomes angry so you can’t hold all risks from it. For example, some families book a skiing tour to resort in suburb city but it’s predicted that there is a snowstorm. Although they have heard about this news, they don’t want to waste money for trip, they still agree to discover the outdoor activities around the skiing resort. The fact, it can cause unsupervised dangers for your family.
Before going out, carefully check whether your kids wear enough clothes or not. Assure that they are warm and dry. You should use more thin clothes than a big clothe because it can keep warm better. Besides it, you also should check all equipment and accessories to avoid forgetting and lacking for a perfect sport.
You should put children to play at some areas with a warm shelter nearby.
You should use sunscreen to protect your children skin before going outside.