In summer, you’re probably more than eager to get outdoors and soak up as much sun as you can. Your schedule might start filling up with barbecues, weekend trips with the family and plans to lounge in the park or at the beach. But just like you need to prepare your beach bag with all the essentials like towels and sunscreen, you also need to prepare yourself and your family for the dangers being outside in summer could bring.

Facts are facts: You see a lot more bugs and spend a lot more time in bacteria-infested water during these warmer months. Don’t let these health dangers stop you from having fun. But be prepared for these dangers you might encounter this season!