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What You Should Include in Your First Aid Kit

Every home should have a first-aid kit. Because no matter what type of injuries or emergencies you might experience, being prepared could help make all the difference. How to make a first-aid kit. A first-aid kit doesn’t have to be comparable to a medical bag or a hospital cart. Some come pre-assembled and others you can(continue reading)

How Often Should I Review My Insurance Coverage?

The new year is a time when many people pledge to lose weight and be more organized, but it’s also a good time to resolve to better protect your family’s home and belongings with an annual homeowners insurance review Why is a yearly check-in with your insurance agent important? Many homeowners purchase an insurance policy(continue reading)

10 Tips to Help You Keep Your New Year’s Resolution

Many of us spend the end of the year making resolutions and the rest of the new year trying to stay resolved to keeping them. Only 8% of people successfully achieve their resolutions. So here are some tips for making resolutions and more importantly, keeping them! Set short-term goals for long-term results – people who(continue reading)

Holiday Travel Safety Tips

Holiday safety is an issue that burns brightest from late November to mid-January, when families gather, kids are on break, parties are scheduled, and travel spikes. Take some basic precautions to ensure your family remains safe and injury-free throughout the season. Know your destination – Not all locations are equally safe. Research your destination before booking(continue reading)

Thanksgiving Safety Tips

For most, the kitchen is the heart of the home, especially during the holidays. From testing family recipes to decorating cakes and cookies, everyone enjoys being part of the preparations. So keeping fire safety in mind during this joyous but hectic time is important, especially when there’s a lot of activity and people at home.(continue reading)

The Danger of Left Turns

How many left turns did you make on your drive into work this morning? Most have to stop and think through their commute to arrive at an answer. It’s not an experience that stands out, it’s routine and practiced for most drivers. But according to a 2001 study by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration,(continue reading)

Simple Ways to Winterize Your Home

Save money and remain cozy throughout winter by acting now before the bitter cold arrives. Dodge the Draft The draft snack, adopted during the Great Depression era, is one of the easiest ways to cut back on energy waste. A draft snake can be easily made by rolling up a towel or filling up a(continue reading)

Top 10 OSHA Violations for 2017

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced the 10 most frequently cited workplace safety violations for fiscal year 2017. The results are preliminary, but the agency doesn’t expect much to change. Fall protection is such a big category because a lot of fatalities are due to falls – particularly in construction but also(continue reading)

What to do a the Scene of an Auto Accident

Most of us are fortunate that we’ve rarely, if ever, been involved in an accident. However, even the most careful drivers can be involved in an auto accident. So here are some tips to share on what you should do – and not do – to handle this traumatic situation and ensure a smooth claims(continue reading)