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Snap, Crackle, Pop! – Fireworks Safety for the Fourth of July

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The Fourth of July is just a few days away and you know what that means: it’s time to light some fireworks! If you’re planning on using fireworks Friday, please be safe. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), 200 people on average go to the emergency room with firework-related injuries around this holiday….

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School’s Out: Safety Tips for Kids Staying Home Alone

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If you’re a parent with an older child, you have a unique concern: the safety of leaving your kid home alone as you go off to work, especially now that summer break is upon us. Think of all the trouble they could get into as they romp around unsupervised. Please don’t faint. The mere thought…

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10 Travel Tips to Help Keep Your Belongings Safe

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One of the most stressful aspects of traveling is making sure your belongings arrive safely. It’s a terrible feeling when you discover your luggage has been tampered with or worse, lost. And don’t forget your belongings at home! Traveling means your house is left empty and exposed, which is a problem because burglars often look…

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