Category: Safety

Fire Safety for Kids

Fire Safety for Kids

As parents and teachers, teaching our children about the potential for disasters is a difficult but necessary undertaking. According to the National Fire Protection Association, in 2013 fire departments in the U.S. responded to more than 1,240,000 fires. Below we will take a look at how to educate your children about how to stay safe if a house fire were to strike…

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Best Handgun Safes: Our Favorite Mechanical and Electrical Locking Options

Best Handgun Safes: Our Favorite Mechanical and  Electrical Locking Options

As a responsible gun owner, you know how important it is to keep your firearm stored securely when you aren’t using it. This is particularly crucial if you have children in your home. The ideal handgun safe should give you easy access to your weapon when you need it for recreation or home defense—but more importantly, it should keep your gun out of the wrong hands, whether you’re worried about accidental shootings or theft…

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Top Ten Most Dangerous Cities In The World

Top Ten Most Dangerous Cities In The World

When it comes to vacationing or even relocating one of the biggest concerns can be the safety of the city in question. In this article we will cover the top ten most dangerous cities and why they are so dangerous. These cities include: Sana’a in Yemen, Karachi in Pakistan and Baghdad in Iraq plus many more….

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Halloween Safety Tips: Don’t get Spooked Out

Halloween Safety Tips: Don’t get Spooked Out

Halloween can be one of the most fun holidays of the year. It can also be one of the scariest—and I am not talking about the costumes. Halloween is a night for pranks and tricks that could be meant to be fun, but some people are not wearing masks for fun and they are not going door to door in search of candy. In fact, some unsavory characters much prefer it if you are not home at all. They are looking for things that are far more valuable than candy. You need to keep your family and home safe whether you are out collecting candy, or home trying to avoid the doorbell…

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Best Bike Helmets: Cruise the Streets in Safety

Best Bike Helmets: Cruise the Streets in Safety
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Best Baby Gates: Pressure-Mounted, Hardware-Mounted, and Play Yards

Best Baby Gates: Pressure-Mounted, Hardware-Mounted, and Play Yards

If you had asked me, before I had kids, how many baby gates I thought I’d end up using, I definitely would not have guessed that I would end up purchasing three different types of safety gates for our first child alone! Not until I had a mobile baby who was curious and wanted to get into everything did I truly appreciate the value a stable, secure gate added to our home.

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Wearable Baby Monitors: Keeping Baby Safe and Secure

Wearable Baby Monitors: Keeping Baby Safe and Secure

When our first baby was only three days old, she choked while lying down and couldn’t breathe for a few seconds. It was probably only about ten seconds or so, but to my brand new parent, sleep-deprived mind, it seemed like much longer. Luckily, I was awake and checked on her before anything tragic happened, but it set the tone for the first few months of parenthood..

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Choosing the Best Steering Wheel Lock

Choosing the Best Steering Wheel Lock

Worried about your car being stolen or broken into? You might be surprised to learn that it’s not the high-dollar cars that are most at risk. Car theft statistics show that Honda Accords top the list nationwide, followed by Ford Pick-Ups, Honda Civics and the Toyota Camry. What’s one of the easiest and cheapest ways to protect your vehicle? A steering wheel lock can be a huge deterrent. Our review gives you a lowdown of the best steering wheel locks, as well as tips on how to prevent car theft and break-ins…

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Emergency Preparedness For Pets: Are You Prepared?

Emergency Preparedness For Pets: Are You Prepared?
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Disaster Preparedness Plan: Are You Ready for the 5 Most Serious Catastrophes?

Disaster Preparedness Plan: Are You Ready for the 5 Most Serious Catastrophes?

Summer is officially in fully swing! Over the past month, we’ve witnessed the solstice and a spectacular Super Moon and celebrated our country’s Independence Day. The summer season is a time for warmer weather, days spent outdoors, and the threat of severe storms. From recent tornadoes to the season’s first tropical storms, we have already witnessed just how dangerous summer weather can become. The top 3 severe weather threats of the summer season impacting the United States are thunderstorms, tornadoes, and hurricanes…

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