The non-profit, World Against Toys Causing Harm, has released its 2017 list of the ten most hazardous toys. W.A.T.C.H. says consumers buying toys on the Internet are already at a disadvantage, as they are unable to touch and physically inspect a toy and its packaging at the time of sale for more...Read More
With the holidays upon us, online shopping is predicted to increase 7 to 10%, or as much as $117 billion this season. If you are among these online shoppers, here are a few safety tips to protect yourself from a cyber-crime.Read More
Tomorrow is Veterans Day and all of us at the agency want to thank our veterans for their sacrifices in keeping our country safe. We are the home of the free because of the brave.
Originally named Armistice Day, the day marks the end of World War I at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the...Read More
It's that time of year when we gain another hour's sleep by reverting to Standard Time. Don't forget to turn your clocks back one hour Saturday evening. Standard time begins at 2:00 am on Sunday.Read More
Here are some tips to get ready for Halloween to insure you have a safe outing.Read More
Fall is a great time to prepare the trees on your property for winter. The trees in your yard can enhance your property, provide shade and offer abundant environmental benefits. However, trees can also pose a safety hazard to your family and your home if they are not properly inspected and...Read More
Being prepared for fall's inclement weather and hazardous driving challenges is half the battle.Read More
With spring cleaning far behind, and summer fun all but over, it’s time to start fall home maintenance. Fall is the perfect time to perform important maintenance to your home so you’re not caught in the middle of winter with a drafty house or a malfunctioning heater. We’ve compiled the top...Read More
With National Preparedness month wrapping up, it's a good time, in light of the hurricanes and storms, to remind you to prepare. One project to consider is a Family Communication Plan.
Family Communication Plan
Make a plan today. Your family may not be together if...Read More
Car crashes are the leading cause of death for children 1 to 13 years old, according to the National Passenger Safety Board. Many deaths and injuries can be prevented by proper use of car seats, boosters, and seat belts.
One item that might not be used by caregivers and parents is the...Read More