Category Archives: Safety Tips

FARM EQUIPMENT INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE FOR HARVEST

It's getting into one of the busy seasons for farmers, which means it’s time for a health checkup on your equipment. Inspecting your tractors, trailers, augers, and other machinery and making any repairs or adjustments will save you time in the long run. And once you get into the fields, you'll be able to stay…
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Home Disaster Safety

Home Electrical Safety During Disasters The Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) warns consumers to be aware of electrical dangers associated with severe storms and the resulting floods and power outages. Deaths and injuries during the summer months are frequently caused by post-storm electrical hazards. The high winds, extreme rains and flooding caused by hurricanes and…
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Top 5 Simple Ways to Prevent Home Fires

Accidental house fires remain a serious safety threat to homeowners, renters, and their families. Each year, roughly 3,400 people are killed in home fires or by burn injuries, making them the third-most-common cause of accidental deaths at home. Eight out of 10 fire-related deaths occur at home—the place that is the very embodiment of comfort…
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