SafeWise Team

The SafeWise Team is here to help you keep your home and family safe. Whether you’re looking to pick a security system or identify and remove common risks in your home, we’re here to help you find the best products and well-researched answers. At SafeWise we combine our years of experience in home safety and security with user reviews and feedback to help take the guesswork out of living safe.

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Car Crash Stats: States With the Highest (and Lowest) Child Fatality Rates

SafeWise Team | Nov 29, 2018 | Child and Baby Safety
Did you know that the leading cause of death for children ages 13 and under is due to car crashes? Most of these fatalities are caused by improper seat belt or car seat use. According...
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Best Heart Rate Monitors for Seniors

SafeWise Team | Oct 23, 2018 | Buyers Guides

There are a number of innovative heart rate monitors available that can make small yet significant changes to your health. To help you care for your heart, we’ve done the research and compiled a list of the best heart monitors.

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Total Defense Internet Security Review

SafeWise Team | Nov 13, 2018 | Internet Safety

We tested and reviewed Total Defense Premium Internet Security to help you decide if it’s the right internet security suite for you.

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The Dangers and Costs of Distracted Driving in Your State

SafeWise Team | Aug 29, 2018 | Equipment Reviews

What are the chances you will die in a car crash? Or get pulled over for using your phone while driving?   The answer depends on which state you’re in. Each day in the US,…

SafeWise for Safe Rides Home

SafeWise Team | Dec 28, 2018 | General Safety
SafeWise wants you to enjoy this New Year’s Eve safely. That’s why we’re sponsoring $1,000 in Lyft rides to help you get home in one piece. To make the biggest impact on road safety this...
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How to Avoid Becoming Shark Bait – A Decade of Shark Attacks

SafeWise Team | Jul 19, 2018 | Focus on Community

People have always been intrigued by sharks, as they are equally fascinating and terrifying. The media has a feeding frenzy every time a shark is spotted, one of Hollywood’s most iconic movies—Jaws—was based on the…

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The Biggest Threats by Age Group

SafeWise Team | Jun 13, 2018 | Focus on Community

  Share on Facebook Content warning: This content includes information about difficult experiences that could be upsetting for some readers. The odds of dying from a shark attack are 11.5 million to one—and sadly, there…

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The Complete Room by Room Safety Checklist

SafeWise Team | Dec 27, 2018 | General Safety, Home Safety, Safety Tips

Find all the tips you need to make your new home safe on our room-by-room checklist.

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4 Safety Measures Parents Can Take to Prevent SIDS

SafeWise Team | Apr 16, 2018 | Child and Baby Safety

  Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is one of the leading causes of death for infants. All parents want to ensure the safety of their newborn. While no one knows the cause of SIDS, the…

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How to Tell If Your Locks Have Been Tampered With

SafeWise Team | Dec 14, 2018 | Safety Tips

Burglars may try a number of methods to try and gain access to your home, including picking your lock. The most obvious sign your lock has been tampered with are visible dents and scuff marks around the key hole. While these are quick and easy to notice, here are specific signs of lock tampering that you can look for and measures you can take to help prevent unauthorized entry.