Each year, thousands of children end up in emergency rooms for fire and burn injuries. Many of these accidents, however, can be prevented by exercising caution and childproofing your home.
Spring is the perfect time to freshen up your home. This not only means home spring cleaning, but also home maintenance. After a long winter, many household items may need upkeep or repair.
Winter can get the better of us if we’re not prepared for freezing weather and snow storms. The hazards of winter can affect you whether you’re at home, outdoors or driving.
Planning a road trip for the holidays? Make sure you are prepared as the driving conditions during this time of year are extra dangerous.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), millions of people fall ill, hundreds of thousands are hospitalized, and tens of thousands of people die from the flu each year in t
When cold weather arrives, you dust off your warm shoes and jackets, and turn the heat up in your home. But have you thought about getting your home ready for the cold season?
By Emily Walsh, Community Outreach Director, Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance
September is National Preparedness Month (NPM) and is sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This year’s NPM theme – “Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead.
Enjoying the fresh air in your backyard is a pleasant way to spend time. Unfortunately, accidents can happen and spoil your backyard fun.
When it comes to safety in and around the swimming pool or spa, drowning is usually the first danger that comes to mind.