With the pandemic still active, our options for New Year‘s Eve celebration seem limited. It‘s more important than ever to take safety precautions and follow some safety tips to keep your New Year‘s Eve healthy and safe.
Host a virtual celebration
You may not be able to host a massive party in person. With that said, there‘s no stopping you from hosting a virtual one. A benefit of a virtual party is no one has to go to a crowded bar, spend too much money, or find a way home at the end of the night.. This may be one of the biggest safety tips during the pandemic.
If you‘re planning to drink, do not drive. Don‘t let your drinking friends drive, either. Instead, choose a designated driver, hire a taxi, take public transportation.
Go easy on the alcohol, too. Pacing yourself prevents alcohol poisoning and ensures you can pay attention to your surroundings as you act smart and stay safe.
Winter weather can make roads slippery, particularly when you travel after dark. Drive carefully as you leave early, go slow and maintain a safe distance from other vehicles. Of course, if the roads are too bad, stay home and watch the party on TV instead of going out this year.
Ringing in the new year is a fun tradition. Use these tips to keep the party, your guests and you safe and healthy.