Humboldt Bay Fire Offers Safety Tips for New Year’s Eve

Humboldt County, Ca. (KIEM) — Humboldt Bay Fire has some tips to help keep you and your loved ones safe this New Year’s Eve.

First, HBF recommends you never leave your drink unattended, know your limits, and be careful when opening those champagne bottles.

Second, they urge all residents to not drive under the influence of any drugs or alcohol. There are a variety of resources available to get you home safely. Make sure you have a designated driver, or call a Lyft or Uber.

Lastly, they remind everyone to leave fireworks to the professionals as they can pose a huge fire and safety risk.