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

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The 5 Best GPS Vehicle Trackers

Amelia Nielson-Stowell | Mar 4, 2019 | Buyers Guides

As a driver, you face many dangers on the road. GPS vehicle trackers are the ideal solution to keep yourself and your loved ones safe from those hazards. They are not just niche devices used by intrepid spies—anyone can use them for extra protection. Below we’ve outlined the five best no-contract GPS vehicle trackers, what you can use them for, and how to install them.

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The Best Security Doors to Make Your Home Safer

Amelia Nielson-Stowell | Apr 12, 2019 | Buyers Guides

We’ve researched various security doors to help you find the best fit for your home. Each featured door is kick-proof and a few withstand severe weather conditions. Here are five of the best security doors to make your home safer.

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,…