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Seasonal Safety Tips

While we anticipate the fun and enjoyment each of the four seasons can bring, we also need to be aware of possible hazards and take precautions to keep our family safe all year round.

Summer brings fun in the sun and water sports, but we need to be cautious when using our grills and watchful of small children around swimming pools. In the winter, if we use space heaters to keep a room toasty and warm, care needs to be taken on they are used so not to start a fire.

Halloween Fire Safety
And what about the autumn months? Halloween is just around the corner and that means buying new costumes, going out trick-or-treating and spookily decorating the house and yard. The National Fire Prevention Association offers tips for keeping your children and home safe from fire.

The links to the left will provide additional information on seasonal safety precautions.