Safety tips for this upcoming Labor Day weekend

It’s Labor Day Weekend! This is a time that’s usually spent with friends and loved ones having fun and relaxing at BBQ’s or other get-togethers as we commemorate the official  “end of summer.” However, many of us who are planning outings don’t always think about safety and that includes food preparation. “If you’re hosting a … Continue reading Safety tips for this upcoming Labor Day weekend

Helpful Tips For Keeping You and Your Family Safe From Fire And Household Burns

Two Central Texas children and their mother were killed this month when space heaters caused a fire. Those children lost their lives, but Safe Kids Mid-Texas Coalition Coordinator Susan Burchfield said if families follow fire safety precautions, this doesn’t have to happen. “Having a working smoke alarm reduces a person’s chances of dying a fire … Continue reading Helpful Tips For Keeping You and Your Family Safe From Fire And Household Burns

Holiday Safety Tips for an Injury-Free Celebration

Every year an estimated 11,000 people are treated in hospital emergency departments because of some type of decoration-related injury, according to the American College of Emergency Physicians. Below are some tips to help you make safe choices when it comes to creating your own winter wonderland. Secure your ladder Bad idea: Hanging your lights while … Continue reading Holiday Safety Tips for an Injury-Free Celebration