Visitor and Customer Safety

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    Active Alerts

    Search for active alerts by park.

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    Driving Safety

    Reduce the risks of injuring yourself, your customers, and park wildlife by using these safe driving tips.

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    Park Hazards

    Properly prepare for and take the right steps when encounters with common park hazards arise.

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    Trip Planning Guide

    Avoid some of the most common mistakes and stay safe while visiting the national parks.

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    Activity Preparation

    Learn about safety tips, gear and equipment for a variety of land and water based activities here.

Last updated: April 11, 2019