Be safe on the roads tonight.

New Years Eve is a time to celebrate the past year with friends and family, and look forward to a new year of opportunity. It also carries the distinction of being one of the biggest party nights of the year, thus being one of the most dangerous…

Can you get fired for your Facebook posts about work?

Question: I work at the corporate office of a popular fashion retailer. Lately, I’ve been increasingly unhappy with certain things at work. I feel that the quality of our products has gone down, that management is terrible, and that the company…

The Dangers of Space Heaters

  We've all heard the dangers of space heaters, but many people still pull them out when it's chilly. But they do pose a potential danger, if you are going to use a space heater please read the tips below to ensure you and your family's…

Some things to watch out for when shopping the day after Christmas.

The day after Christmas may be even busier than all the days spent shopping before Christmas, because you're dealing with people using all those gift cards, and people returning things. Here are a few things to keep in mind to stay safe on…
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5 Dangerous Things You Do On Roadtrips

Dangerous Road Trip Habits You Didn't Know You Did As you make your road trips this holiday season, keep a few things in mind. Sometimes, we put ourselves in danger without even realizing it. We put together a short list of 6 dangerous things…

You Plan on Settling, Should You Still Hire an Attorney?

  Settlements may seem as easy as signing an agreement and being handed a check, but you might still need an attorney by your side. Why? Well as it turns out, there are various legal issues that can go wrong or unnoticed during the…
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Keeping Toys safe for the Holidays

One major part of the holiday season is gift giving. While giving gifts can bring smiles to the faces of loved ones, it can also present unexpected dangers. According to studies, every three minutes a child in the U.S. ends up in the emergency…
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How to spot a drunk driver.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, over 10,000 people lost their lives this year due to a preventable crime. Sadly, alcohol related accidents increase during the holiday seasons more than any other time of the…
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Battle of The Ages; Young Drivers Vs. Old Drivers

Your family is together at a birthday party when you realize that you don't have any candles for the cake. You say you'll go get some, and your Grandpa says he could use some fresh air and offers to take you to the store. Then your cousin…
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Lack of quality sleep can lead to dementia and other brain complications.

It's bad enough being one of the millions of people suffering from sleep-disturbing conditions like emphysema and sleep apnea, waking up tired or having your spouse complain about your loud snoring. Now a new study reveals even scarier effects…
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Tips to prevent holiday drunk driving.

It isn’t necessary to forego holiday celebrations altogether in order to be safe, but as the National Safety Commission slogan so aptly states: “Safety is No Accident”. Safety requires thinking ahead and devising a responsible plan.…
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Why Topps trading card company is in trouble with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act.

  from the hollywood reporter A coalition of consumer and children's organizations has asked the Federal Trade Commission to investigate Topps candy and trading card company, which is owned byMichael Eisner, for allegedly violating…

What is Parental Alienation Syndrome?

What is Parental Alienation Syndrome? Parental alienation syndrome (PAS) occurs when one parent attempts (consciously or unconsciously) to brainwash a child to interfere with or destroy the child’s relationship with the other parent. In severe…
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Nissan recalls almost 500,000 vehicles.

Nissan is recalling about 470,000 vehicles worldwide, including 133,000 in the United States, because of possible fuel leaks, the automaker said in a reportposted Tuesday on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website. The action…
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Things we did as kids, that could have killed us.

9 Things From Your Past That Almost Killed You What kid doesn't experience their fair share of bumps and bruises growing up? It's a part of childhood. However, there are some things from your past that are probably best left behind. Check…
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How to determine if your injury is work related.

If you are seeking workers' compensation benefits, you will have to show that your injury or illness is work-related. Usually, if you were doing something for the benefit of your employer, and you were injured or became ill as a result, then…
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Hands Free does not mean Risk Free

          Provided by The National Safety Council​
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5 toys you may not have known are dangerous.

  What to Know Before You Finish Your Holiday Shopping Just because a toy is sold in a store doesn't mean it's safe, or appropriate, for every child. In fact, there are a few toys that consistently cause the most injuries to kids. Before…
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Powerful Movie by Werner Herzog shows dangers of distracted driving.

This is a powerful short film that bring the dangers of distracted driving to a new light.
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Seeking Medical Treatment After An Accident

If you suffered an injury at work or while performing your work duties, it’s important to take the right steps when seeking medical treatment. Getting appropriate medical care is not only important for your health and recovery, but also…
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Energy Drinks can be fatal to young children.

  Thousands of kids have faced serious — and potentially deadly — side effects after consuming energy drinks, new research shows. (Photo: Aminart/Photolibrary/Getty Images) By Tia Ghose for Live Science More than 5,000 cases of…