Apps to Keep Your Kids Safe on Halloween


Halloween can be a scary time, especially for parents whose kids may be heading out to do some trick-or-treating. However, there are some smartphone apps available to help make Halloween a little safer fortrick–or–treaters.

Those apps include:

Family Locator – With this simple, secure app families cankeep track or their trick–or–treaters with a detailed map and turn–by–turndirections. It also will generate a text or email when family members leave orarrive at designated locations.

Flashlight – When the sun goes down, this app will helplight the way from street to street – while making children visible to drivers.Many free versions of this app are available and most include a flashing lightfunction for use in emergencies.

FBI Child ID – This free app provides parents with aconvenient place to electronically store photos and vital information abouttheir children. They can save hair color, weight and other importantinformation that might be needed in case of an emergency.

For more information, contact your local Verizon store.