The kitchen is not only a place where you cook up great food; it’s the heart of your home. This is where you make memories. The idyllic scene of a mom teaching her children how to bake cookies for the holidays or a family member teaching a secret family recipe to other people in the family. These are all amazing memories that can happen in a kitchen. Unfortunately, the kitchen is also full of hazards. When you have children at home, it is so important that you take every precaution that you need to as far as keeping your children safe [...]
Children are amazing blessings that bring so much joy to your lives. Unfortunately, they also come with a lot of worries. One of the top reasons for fatalities in children is accidents, most of which could have been entirely prevented through childproofing your home. This will take a look at the various rooms in the house and what you can do within these rooms to childproof. Bathroom Get toilet locks. Place chemicals out of reach of kids, or lock the cabinet that they are in. Make sure sharp items like razors are out of reach. Use items like anti-scalding devices, which [...]
It’s always a good idea to be prepared because you can never know when something will go wrong. Fire alarm and smoke detectors are there to save your life, so you need to know what to do should something happen. These fire alarm safety tips can make all of the difference in the world when protecting your home. By following this advice, you will be better able to protect your family in case there is a fire in the home. One thing that you should be sure to do regularly is a fire drill. You want to be sure that everyone [...]
An evacuation plan is just as important for a business as it is for a home. Anywhere there are people, there must be an emergency evacuation plan. If you do not have one in place, you need to get one immediately. This will save lives. Never underestimate the importance of an evacuation plan. Here you will learn all about why an emergency evacuation plan is so important and tips for creating one. As far as businesses go, the law requires you to have a clear emergency evacuation plan for your business. OSHA states that businesses that have more than 11 employees [...]
When winter hits it is time to get those heavy, warm clothes out and put on, not to be removed for at least 4 months out of the year. Usually we can deal with a few inches of snow, in fact, people love snow. Snowball fights, snowman building and the white glaze view but when snow hits, disasters can come with it. It is always nice to be prepared for these dangers. Your home is the main focus, floods can occur with frozen piping and electrical damages. The next is your car, you can become snowed in, meaning you can not [...]
Everybody likes to be independent and seniors are no exception- in spite of advancing age, poor health and safety hazards, they prefer to live alone. While it’s nice that they can take care of themselves, with every passing year, it becomes more difficult.
Wi-Fi is a tool which has now invaded every household and office, yet it is alarmingly surprising how few people are aware that they are susceptible to having their Wi-Fi hacked.
With the mesmerizing winters approaching, and the surroundings getting covered with a thick white layer of snow, it is no wonder the winter beauty is alluring to its core. But, what about driving down those snow-laden streets?
We’re not talking about old socks or broken picture frames. Personal items can be described as any evidentiary support that identifies a person’s sensitive information from social security numbers to the current bank balance. There is a misconception lately that due to the increasing number of breach of securities in large corporations lately, that data thieves have forgotten about the old-school physical rummaging of materials, also known as “dumpster diving”. Do not make this mistake. There are still criminals out there still relying on your discarded papers in order to gain information on you for what can ultimately lead to identity [...]