Safety Tips

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How to Know If You Live in a Flood Zone

Kasey Tross | Dec 6, 2018 | Safety Tips

Learn the four steps to finding out if you live in a flood zone. SafeWise covers the basics of flood prevention, including where to find FEMA flood maps.

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A Guide to Porch Light Safety: Leave It On or Turn It Off?

Rebecca Edwards | Dec 10, 2018 | Safety Tips

Burglars pay attention to how and when people turn on porch lighting. To keep your home safe, follow our porch light safety guide.

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How Safe Is Your Neighborhood? Use These 5 Tools to Find Out

Alexia Chianis | Dec 6, 2018 | Safety Tips

When choosing a place to live, safety is at the top of the priority list. Check out how safe your neighborhood is using these five awesome online tools.

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How to Keep Kids Safe on Halloween

Hillary Johnston | Nov 30, 2018 | Safety Tips

For many children, Halloween is one of the most anticipated nights of the year — and it’s easy to understand why. After all, when else do they get to dress up as their favorite character, collect candy to their heart’s content, and stay up past their bedtime?

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How to Keep Your Home Safe and Secure During the Holidays

Andrea Harvey | Dec 13, 2018 | Safety Tips

The holidays can be the most wonderful time of the year, as long as you stay safe! We’ve got five tips to help you safely enjoy the season.

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9 Holiday Travel Safety Tips for Your Next Getaway

Carolyn Heneghan | Dec 14, 2018 | Safety Tips
The holidays are a popular time for travelers. However, the wintery weather and extensive travel time can present certain safety hazards that you should be aware of before taking your trip. Here are 10 tips...
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Safety Guide for Summer

Caroline Maurer | Dec 18, 2018 | Safety Tips

Find out what you’ll need to keep you and your kids safe this summer. SafeWise covers sunscreen, safety tips, and more, including pool safety devices.

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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.

10 Safety Essentials to Keep in Your Car This Summer

Emily Long | Apr 10, 2018 | Safety Tips, SafeWise Recommends

Road trips have been an American passion since the Griswolds packed up the family truckster and headed to Wally World. In 2017, 91% of summer travel took place on the nation’s highways and byways. If…

Road Trip Safety Tips

Caroline Maurer | Nov 29, 2018 | Safety Tips

Getting ready to hit the road for a multi-day adventure? Make sure that it’s a fun and safe drive no matter where you’re going with our top road trip tips. Buckle up. This may seem like…