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Pokemon Go: Gotta (Safely) Catch ‘Em All
This blog was written by Max Samis, former SKW Communications Manager.
When I was a kid, Pokemon was one of my favorite games to play. I still remember grabbing my copy of Pokemon Blue, plugging it into my Game Boy and playing with all my friends. So you can imagine my surprise when, 20 years later, Pokemon Go burst back onto the scene and suddenly had seemingly everyone in the country playing on their smartphones. However, we’re already seeing stories left and right of players being so distracted by their games that they’re forgetting where they’re walking and getting themselves hurt.
If your kids are out and about trying to catch a Pikachu, make sure to remind them of a few tips before they go to make sure they stay safe:
For more pedestrian tips, visit http://www.safekids.org/walkingsafelytips. Also, check out our interactive infographic, How Not to Get Hit by a Car.