National Safety Month (NSM), organized every June by the National Safety Council (NSC), is an annual observance that focuses on reducing injuries and death at work, on the road, and at home.
Thunderstorms can create hazards like lightning, flash flooding, tornadoes, strong winds, and hail. Did you know that, on average, lightning kills 51 people every year in the U.S.?
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that we spend 90% of our time indoors.
Did you know?
Thirty-five million homes in America have at least one health or safety hazard.
Over 24 million homes have lead-based paint hazards, which put children at risk of lead poisoning.
Radon is an odorless, colorless, and tasteless radioactive gas found in rock, soil, and water, and is relatively harmless outdoors.
Winter weather creates hazardous driving conditions. Unless you live in an area that is warm all year, you should prepare your car for freezing temperatures, snow, and ice.
As we progress towards the end of the year, the days are getting shorter, which means it’s getting darker faster.
Carbon monoxide (CO) is an odorless, tasteless and colorless gas that can cause severe health problems and even death to unsuspecting people in their home.
October 23-29, 2016 is National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week (NLPPW), as designated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Disasters such as fires, flooding, earthquakes or power outages can happen without warning.