First Union Corp. has begun issuing safety tips on automated teller machine receipts.

Over the next three months, the 2,200 machines in its network, from Connecticut to Florida, will list nearly a dozen safety measures for consumers using an ATM.

Suggestions include: Always be aware of your surroundings, wait till you are home or safely in your car to count your cash, safeguard your PIN, memorize it, and never write it on your card.

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