Pokemon Go Safety

Pokemon Go Safety

Are you trying to catch them all? Here are a few things that you and your kids should consider as you search for a wild Pikachu. Remember no Pokemon is worth risking your safety.

    • Tell your parents where you are going.
    • Take a friend with you! Better yet a group of friends.
    • Young kids should not play this game without an adult.
    • Be aware of your surroundings and the people around you.
    • Do not trespass! Some private places may not welcome unauthorized visitors.
    • Be respectful of where you are looking for Pokemon. Locations such as cemetaries, bushes around police stations, etc., are better left alone.
    • Don't walk/drive/bike while playing. Duh!
    • Set the privacy settings to a level you feel comfortable.
    • Know your limits. How far can you walk? How much screen time is too much?
    • Set boundries of where you can and cannot go.
    • Take water and snacks with you.
    • Take an extra battery pack with you incase your battery dies.

    Unfortunately, accidents, criminal activity,and lost kids have happened while playing this game. ​Pokemon Go can be a fun adventure for everyone if you use your common sense to be safe.