It’s that time of year when people cut themselves carving pumpkins. The Halloween tradition is responsible for nearly 2,000 injuries each year. Dr. Duretti Fufa shared tips on how to stay safe while carving pumpkins. She suggests using a carving kit that’s designed for pumpkins. Also, Dr. Fufa says to use a sawing motion and never cut toward your hand. Another important tip is to never put your hand inside the pumpkin when carving.