Amelia Nielson-Stowell

Amelia Nielson-Stowell is a former newspaper reporter and professional freelance writer. With over a decade of experience in the journalism industry, she has a passion for creative storytelling. Safety is her top priority as a mom of three young kids.

Posts by Amelia Nielson-Stowell

What to Do if Someone Is Choking: Responding to Adults, Babies, and Toddlers

Amelia Nielson-Stowell | Dec 2, 2017 | Child and Baby Safety, Safety Tips

The fourth leading cause of unintentional injury is choking, which kills over 5,000 people a year.1 Quick response is key when during a choking incident, as time is critical. When air cannot flow into the…

Hi, Alexa: The 101 on Amazon’s Echo, Echo Dot, and Tap

Amelia Nielson-Stowell | Feb 15, 2017 | Equipment Reviews

Even if Alexa—Amazon’s voice-activated personal assistant—isn’t part of your family, you’ve likely heard of her. Amazon’s line of Alexa-enabled products became the most popular tech items of 2016: the Echo and Echo Dot sold out…

The Best Safety Gifts for Outdoor Enthusiasts

Amelia Nielson-Stowell | Oct 30, 2018 | SafeWise Recommends

Buying a gift for someone who loves the outdoors? Give a gift that keeps on giving. A safety gift shows your loved one that you care about their interests and their well-being. Here are the…

A Review of the Vuemate Driver Fatigue System

Amelia Nielson-Stowell | Nov 9, 2016 | SafeWise Reviews

SafeWise Reviews: This product has been tested and objectively reviewed by the author. Like many Americans, I spend a lot of time in my car. Between daily commutes, kids’ activities, general errands, and weekend adventures,…