The health and safety of everyone who lives and works in our community as well as anyone who comes to visit is a top concern as restrictions are lifted and Dauphin County businesses reopen. The Visit Hershey & Harrisburg Safe Together Pledge is a new tool available to communicate a shared commitment to safety, designed in collaboration with local industry partners.
Protect the Safety of our Dauphin County Communities: Download the Stay Safe Pledge Today.
In just three quick steps, you can support the safety of our community and enhance confidence for visitors:
1. DOWNLOAD. The Pledge is available in a variety of formats.
Download your Stay Safe Pledge & toolkit here >>
2. DISPLAY. Post the Pledge badge to your website, post the flyer on the door of your business or throughout your facility.
3. PROMOTE. Promote your commitment to safety via social media and customer newsletters. Include it on your advertising. (Reminder – this is also a great time to make sure your listings on VisitHersheyHarrisburg.org and Google are up to date!)
At its simplest, the Safe Together pledge is a gentle reminder of recommended precautions that both businesses and guests “pledge” to take, such as washing or sanitizing hands, following social distance guidelines, and staying home when feeling ill.
More than that, the pledge provides a mechanism to help satisfy an identified need for safety information by customers and guests. According to research from Destination Analysts, the majority of travelers will research how destinations and their businesses are managing the coronavirus situation before leaving on their trips.
With the Safe Together pledge displayed by businesses and posted on their websites and in social media, customers and guests will also see a link to a page on VisitHersheyHarrisburg.org that will allow them to get details about how various businesses are following – and oftentimes exceeding — public health guidance.
The Safe Together Pledge was developed by Visit Hershey & Harrisburg in collaboration with local industry partners, to include representatives of the following: