Safety Tips

swimming safety for teens

Swimming Safety for Teens

Swimming is an essential life skill that everyone should learn. It reduces your risk of drowning. You never know when that swimming skill will come in handy. Some day, it may save your life or that of someone you love. As a parent, your kids should learn how to swim in their early days. However, before letting your teens swim,…

childproof your home

When Should I Childproof My Home?

The home should be the safest and most secure place for a child. Unfortunately, several domestic accidents still occur here. The most prevalent causes of domestic accidents range from food poisoning to accidental drowning, burns, and falls. Children’s impulsiveness, safety ignorance, and curiosity make them the most vulnerable to domestic accidents. These harmful and unintended events lead to child injuries,…

expired safety shoes

Does a Safety Shoe Expire?

When we go grocery shopping, we pay particular attention to expiry dates. We even tend to check our kitchen and pantries occasionally to ensure that our supplies don’t go to waste. This applies to many other personal, household and work supplies. Yet, not many people have ever thought to ask the question “does a safety shoe expire?” A common misconception…

Safety Shoes

How Do I Choose Safety Shoes

Many companies are increasingly being tasked with assuring their workers’ safety while on the job. Some have made safety shoes and other safety wears readily available and compulsory. Others have rules mandating their workers to always wear safety paraphernalia. If the onus of getting your safety shoes fall on you, then the question “how do I choose safety shoes?” is…

Hurricane

How to Prepare for a Hurricane

Hurricanes are one of the most devastating forces in Mother Nature’s arsenal. It’s almost like a combination of all of nature’s elemental fury in one catastrophic yet awe-inspiring package. Damage to life and property from hurricanes are caused by the winds, storm surge, inland flooding and tornadoes that accompany them. There’s no stopping a hurricane; but there’s definitely something you…