GPD: Halloween Costume Safety Tips

Greenwich Police Officer Jason Lyman at Ada\’s on Halloween. File photo

Greenwich Police shared the following Halloween costume safety tips:

  • All costumes, wigs and accessories should be fire-resistant
  • Avoid masks, which can obstruct vision
  • If children are allowed out after dark, fasten reflective tape to their costumes and bags, or give them glow sticks
  • When buying Halloween make up make sure it is non toxic and test it in a small area first
  • Remove all makeup before children go to bed to prevent skin irritation