The Texas Department of Public Safety has offered some essential safety tips for the colder seasons, when weather conditions can make roads more dangerous for drivers.
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Safety Tips for Using Electric Scooters
Electric scooters can be a fun transportation option, but they can also be dangerous if riders are not paying attention to what they are doing. Follow the tips listed in this article to increase your safety on a scooter.
Firework Safety for the 4th of July
Despite growing safety initiatives, 2015 marked the worst year for fireworks injuries in at least 15 year – and 67-percent of those injuries occurred within the 30 days before and after July 4th.
Preventive Vehicle Maintenance You Can Do Yourself
Inspecting your vehicles and performing quick repairs yourself can save you hundreds of dollars. Here is some basic information on how you can check and extend the performance of your vehicles.
Child Safety Tips for Vehicle Protection
Hundreds of children die every year in and around motor vehicles. Many of these deaths happen because parents fail to attend children, use proper restraints, or remove them from overheating vehicles. Protect your children from a tragedy involving a motor vehicle by applying these safety habits.
Tips for Preventing Dangerous Distractions While Driving
Approximately 9 deaths and more than 1,000 injuries happen each day in the U.S. in crashes involving distracted drivers, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports. Learn how to avoid these dangerous crashes and keep American roads safe.
5 Quick Tips for Safe Driving
An average of 6 million car accidents happen every year in the U.S., according to Driver Knowledge. Establish safe driving habits now to protect yourself and those around you from a dangerous collision.
Tips to Prevent Deadly Falls Among Older Americans
Falling is a significant contributor to death among older Americans, killing approximately 25,000 yearly, according to new research. Adults aged 75 and older should understand their risks of a deadly fall and learn how to prevent it.
Wellness: 10 Tips to Decrease Depression and Improve Mental Health
Life can seem busy and overwhelming at times, but even during the most hectic of times we must not forget to take care of our mental health. Here are some tips for keeping your mental and physical self well and happy.
Father’s Day Safety Tips
However you choose to celebrate this Father’s day, be sure you take appropriate measure to ensure your activities are safe and free of preventable injuries.
Wellness: Safety Tips to Avoid Poisoning
Poisoning is a significant world-wide problem that affects millions of people each year. Learn how to prevent accidental poisoning with these easy safety tips.
Emergency Preparedness: Tips for Chemical Exposure Prevention
Chemicals can also be hazardous to our health when we are exposed to them improperly. Prevent and be prepared for potential accident exposure by following these safety tips.
Safety Preparedness: Tips to Prevent In-Home Fires
The terror of witnessing one’s home and possessions surrendered to flame is not something people like to consider, yet fires in the home are very real and must be defended against.