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  As we prepare ourselves for our holiday cook out, here are a few safety tips as you fire up the grill. Grills would be placed well away from the home, deck railings and out from under the eaves and overhanging branches. Keep children and...
Each year, over 150 workers are killed and more than 100,000 are injured as a result of falls at construction sites. Employers need to know how to: Select fall protection systems appropriate for given situations Install safety systems properly...
Daylight Savings is this Sunday so don't forget to change your clocks ahead one hour. Don't worry about your computers, tablets or smart phones, they change automatically to the new time. It's also a good time to change the...
With our first Winter storm on the way this weekend, we wanted to alert you that just a small amount of snow can cause more accidents than a full-blown out snowstorm. Take a look at this video from Weather.com as well as the links to information...
With New Year's eve upon us, we wanted to remind you to designate a driver if you are attending New Year's Eve festivities. If you don't have a buddy to designate, then here are a few ideas to get you home safely: Call Uber, Call a Cab, Call a...
With Christmas days away, we thought a few safety tips would help to make the season bright: Never leave candles burning and leave them unattended Water your Christmas tree to avoid drying out which can cause a fire If you have pets, beware of...
September starts a new school year; and if you have a college student going off to school, here are a few things to consider.If your college student is living in the dorm, homeowners insurance will cover them. But, if your daughter or son decides to...
With children around fireworks and sparklers this weekend, make sure that they are safe. Keep them away from the launch site and don't let them pick up any debris. There still might be a lot of heat left in them. Enjoy but be smart and protect...
May is Water Safety Month and with the holiday coming up you are probably off to the beach, lake, or pool.  Be safe and here are some tips to consider: Never take your eyes off children when they are around water. Keep a cellphone close in...
Join over 5 million citizens across the United States to prepare you, your family, your business, and your community for disasters. Through FEMA and the Ready.Gov website, you can log here to participate.  From knowing hazards, to...

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