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It’s Not Too Late for a Firework Safety Refresher [INFOGRAPHIC]

Elli Bishop | Jul 19, 2013 | Focus on Community, Safety Tips

Although the 4th of July has come and gone, it’s never too late to remind yourself about the dangers of fireworks. Independence Day is over but it’s still firework season in many states! This infographic…

How Being on Foursquare Can Lead to Burglary

Elli Bishop | Oct 10, 2013 | Safety Tips

Location-based services are one of the hottest trends in social networking right now, but before getting caught up in this new rage, make sure you don’t jeopardize your safety by oversharing. Collecting badges and earning…

4 Discreet and Cool Self-Protection Gadgets

Elli Bishop | Jul 18, 2013 | Safety Tips

Self-protection and staying safe is important for everyone. But you don’t need a big weapon to harm an assailant. Even the smallest object can be a huge factor when it comes to your safety. Here…

Quickly Find Your Stolen Possessions with the Tile App

Elli Bishop | Jul 17, 2013 | Equipment Reviews

The Tile app is the world’s largest lost and found. It’s a cloud based platform that helps you locate anything, anywhere, as long as you’ve attached a tile to the possession you don’t want to…

The Safest and Most Dangerous Cities To Work In [INFOGRAPHIC]

Elli Bishop | Oct 9, 2013 | Safety Tips

This infographic, designed by Joe Hanson of Graphic Products, Inc., shows us the deadliest and safest cities to work in within the United States. As you can imagine, the smaller cities whose economies are primarily…

10 Ways to Save Your Family From the Risks of Accidental Poisoning

Elli Bishop | May 4, 2016 | Safety Tips

Parents worry about the safety of their children. With “stranger danger,” cyber-bullying and peer pressure, it can be easy to overlook some of the present dangers that threaten our families right inside the seemingly safe…

Zonoff Takes the Concept of a Smart Home to the Next Level

Elli Bishop | Oct 9, 2013 | Equipment Reviews

From the moment that the World Wide Web was introduced, the world has grown and changed every single day. No one could have possibly imagined the many directions the internet would take, including becoming connected…

Ask the Safety Expert: How to Choose a Home Security Company

Elli Bishop | Jul 29, 2014 | Equipment Reviews

This week’s question is: “What do I need to know about choosing a home security company?” One of the most important parts of deciding on an alarm system is choosing the right company to install…

Learn How to do CPR

Learn How to do CPR from These 5 Hilarious Videos

Elli Bishop | Jul 15, 2013 | Safety Tips

In 2011, The American Heart Association began the push for hands-only CPR. This campaign encouraged bystanders to step up when needed, without the awkward and unsanitary mouth-to-mouth part. We compiled six fun and informational videos…

10 Ways to Stay Safe at the Water Park

Hillary Johnston | May 16, 2017 | Child and Baby Safety

Water parks across the country are the hot spots for people to cool off and beat the heat in the summer. All these water attractions, cooling sprays, waves, and wild rides are great fun, but…