ATLANTA -- The Better Business Bureau serving Metro Atlanta, Athens and northeast Georgia, urges parents and children to be safe this Halloween holiday. Help ensure safety by following these five tips that can keep children from harm.

For decades, we have been telling our children the same four words to keep them safe: "Never talk to strangers." This phrase alone will not protect your children; parents should remind their children about how to stay safe in the case of an emergency.

Here are five safety tips to educate your child about stranger danger: