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You received your list of supplies your child needs to go back to school.  Here are some safety items you might consider adding to your list.  Each is designed to provide immediate ways to protect your child from unwanted attention. Here...
You’ve planned every detail of your perfect day, from the flowers to the music to the dress. And we know how expensive weddings are these days — you’ve invested a lot in this plan. But what about things you can’t plan? Like a venue or contractor...
August is Family Fun Month and keeping everyone safe while enjoying the outdoors can be challenging.  Here are some safety tips to ensure you have a wonderful experience from the NYSPCC. Practice water, sun, bike, barbecue, and fire safety....
But, I want a fidget spinner please?  Have you heard this from your child?  Fidget spinners are now all the craze and flying off toy shelves and mall kiosks. They can be found in just about any color, in character, camo or other trends,...
What can a pet-parent do to prevent heat stroke danger? Be smart and proactive! When the temperature is high, don’t let your dog linger on hot surfaces like asphalt and cement. Being so close to the ground can heat their body quickly...
Recreational boating continues to grow in both popularity and in risk.  Boats are on the lakes, in the ocean, and on the rivers, all during the summer.  Deter thieves from stealing your pride and joy. Largest category of stolen vessels...
Summer should be a time of fun and relaxation, but unfortunately, it also brings it’s own unique set of risks and dangers. On average, 37 children and hundreds of pets die every year when left unattended in hot cars. In many instances, these...
July is National Grilling Month - so break out the barbie and let's get cooking.  Before you touch your grill keep these safety tips in mind.  Why?  Because according to the National Fire Protection Association, each year an average...
According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the 4th of July ranks as the deadliest day for drivers for the past decade. Here are a few travel safety tips provided by Travelers Insurance: Make sure your car is serviced before embarking...
Recently, Europe was hit with an extensive WannaCry - Ransomware virus.  Companies and hospitals across the continent were paying ransom to get their data back.  Here in the US, our companies are faced with the same threat.  How do...

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