Safety

Fun but Safe: Watch for Signs of Frostbite or Hypothermia

December 29, 2016

Cold weather can be dangerous for anyone who enjoys outdoor winter sports, and people who work outdoors during winter must be particularly mindful of the risks. ...

Topic: Safety

High-Tech Windshield Trends on a Clear Trajectory

December 5, 2016

There are several new windshield trends, and vehicle owners can expect to see more of them in the near future. For drivers who like to save on auto insurance, some of these features might provide additional safety and premium discounts in the future. ...

Topic: Auto, Safety

Top Apps To Help You Avoid Drunk Driving

November 22, 2016

Here are some effective apps and other tools you can install on your smartphone or tablet, to help you avoid hurting yourself or anyone else by driving while under the influence. ...

Topic: Auto, Safety

5 Driving Risks Parents Should Discuss With Their Kids

October 18, 2016

A new poll highlights the need for more parents to discuss the greatest dangers young drivers may be facing – distracted driving, lack of seat belt use, speeding, impaired driving and extra passengers. ...

Topic: Auto, Safety

4 Towing Scams and How to Avoid Them – and Fight Back

September 26, 2016

Although the majority of towing companies are reputable and honest, some may try to scam consumers. From inflated rates to fictitious fees, there are several ways that dishonest companies take advantage of unassuming consumers. ...

Topic: Auto, Safety

Tips for Staying Healthy in College

August 24, 2016

Going to college is a time for gaining new knowledge and experiences. Here are a few pointers for college students to enjoy it while staying safe and healthy. ...

Topic: Safety

Tips for Childproofing Your Home

July 28, 2016

Household injuries are among the top reasons kids younger than 3 end up in the emergency room. Parents or guardians should be on the lookout for potential sources of injury for children of all ages. ...

Topic: Safety

Stay Safe with Fireworks

June 27, 2016

Summer is synonymous with barbecues, parades and fireworks displays. But along with all the festivities are plenty of visits to emergency rooms.

Topic: Safety

Prepare Pets for a Disaster

May 9, 2016

The following information, prepared by the Humane Society of the United States, will help you become better prepared to care for your pets in a disaster or emergency. ...

Topic: Safety

10 Thunderstorm and Tornado Facts You Need to Know

April 13, 2016

Ever wonder just what makes a tornado a tornado? Here’s a handy FAQ on thunderstorms and tornadoes, with information on watches and warnings, and how to get weather information.

Topic: Home, Safety, Education

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