Fireworks Safety

July 2, 2014

Fireworks are synonymous with our celebration of Independence Day. Yet, the thrill of fireworks can also bring pain. Approximately 240 people on average go the emergency room every day with fireworks-related injuries in the month around the July 4th holiday. Remember, fireworks can be dangerous, causing serious burn and eye injuries. You can help theRead More


Riding Lawnmowers Aren’t Children’s Toys

April 9, 2014

Children should not play on or around riding lawnmowers. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission says that about 15 children are killed each year by riding lawnmowers. Each year, about 25,300 people are injured and 75 people are killed in riding lawnmower, tractor and garden tractor accidents. One out of every five deaths involves aRead More