Category Archives: Safety Tips

space heater safety

Space Heater Safety Tips

Space heater safety is important to consider in the winter months. Since many people turn to space heaters to keep their homes and offices warm, space heater safety tips can help prevent a major catastrophe. While opting to use a space heater may be a cost-saving option, it can also be dangerous if you don’t […]

Seasonal Safety Tips

Seasonal Safety Tips for an Enjoyable Holiday

Seasonal safety tips are a great way to keep the family happy and enjoy your time together. The holidays only come once a year, and you should be enjoying them. They are a time of togetherness, memory making, and giving. They should not be a time of trauma and illness or injury. The good news […]

Halloween safety tips

Halloween Safety Tips for the Entire Family

Halloween safety tips are an excellent reminder of things you can do to prevent accidents and injuries. Kids love the magic of Halloween. And so do many adults! What’s not to love? There’s trick-or-treating, classroom parties, community activities, and lots and lots of candy! And once the kids are settled, it’s time for the adults […]

video game safety

Video Game Safety for Children

Video game safety is a common topic of discussion these days. That’s because everywhere you turn, the latest and greatest technologies are being heavily marketed to your children. Electronics are present in most homes across America. Even educational institutions are turning to smart books, iPads, and other technological advances to teach children. So, even parents […]

babysitting courses

Babysitting Courses Benefits

Babysitting courses are important to ensure the safety of the little ones in your care. Whether you take one of the Red Cross babysitting courses or SafeSitter from your local EMS provider, the benefits of certification are immense. If you, or your teen, are responsible for the care and safety of babies and small children, […]

Summer safety tips

Summer Safety Tips for Parents

Summer safety tips serve as a great reminder for parents as the school year comes to a close. By now the kids are itching to get out of school and summer days are already in full swing. Through all the excitement, it’s important to take a step back and review the top summer safety tips. […]

Falls Prevention

Falls Prevention Tips

Falls prevention is an important topic for people who have elderly persons in their family or for those who care for the elderly. As we get older, the likelihood of experiencing a fall grows. While many people can easily bounce back from a fall, falling when you are older can lead to serious injury. That’s […]

spring injuries

Spring Injuries That May Land You in the ER

Spring injuries are inevitable, it seems. With all the excitement of nice weather, most people are just dying to get out and enjoy the outdoors. But, for emergency medical professionals, spring also means an increase in medical calls and emergency room visits. Spring injuries are common because you are probably more active when the weather […]

Anaphylactic Shock

Anaphylactic Shock: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Anaphylactic shock is a common medical emergency that affects patients for several different reasons. Although it is common, it can be scary when anaphylactic shock sets in. When patients are exposed to something they are allergic to, they can go into this potentially life-threatening reaction that is called anaphylaxis. Anaphylaxis may cause the immune system […]

senior scam safety

Senior Scam Safety

Senior scam safety is an important topic today. Seniors are a vulnerable group in our society and, unfortunately, scammers prey on that fact. That’s why educating seniors and society at large is vital to senior scam safety. While we often think of scams as occurring online, many scammers still approach seniors the old-fashioned way-either door […]