I Lost Everything I Owned

Family Loses Everything They Owned Because The Neighbor Used A Space Heater !      Space heaters may make you feel warm, comfortable and take the chill off.  That is what the neighbor thought.  But just one mistake displaced six families and destroyed an entire building with all the families belongings.     If this was

Holiday Decorations Safety

Top Fire Safety Tips for Holiday Decorating I hope that everyone had a safe & happy Thanksgiving. Often, as we end our Thanksgiving celebrations, our minds start to drift towards Christmas. Decorations are taken out of the attic and put in their place around our homes. You may have even put your Christmas tree up

Safety items to keep in your car – winter edition

Courtesy of SafeCo Insurance You keep your home stocked with emergency supplies. (Right?) What about your car? During winter, extreme weather and road conditions can lead to all kinds of trouble when you’re commuting or traveling – crashes, being stranded, getting lost or stuck. And cold temperatures make those situations more dangerous than usual. So

Why today’s homes burn faster

Courtesy of SafeCo Insurance From building materials to furnishings, many of the things in your home likely aren’t as flame-resistant as those from yesteryear. A fire in a modern home is a “perfect storm,” according to safety consulting and certification company UL (Underwriters Laboratories). Larger homes, more open layouts, new construction materials and other factors

Baby Proofing 101

September is National Baby Safety Month Nine months of work growing a human being is more than picking names and paint colors. You also have to prepare your home and vehicle for their safety. Of course, as parents we’ll do anything to keep our children safe — even if it means locking the toilet seat.

Car safety kit items

It’s always better to have something and not need it, rather than need it and not have it…especially during an accident. No matter the time of the year having a safety kit is beneficial. You might assume that there are more accidents in the winter months, due to the less than favorable weather for many