What to do after a dog bites

Getting bitten by a dog can be a terrifying experience. If it happens to you or your child, you may not know what to do or how to react. Here is what you need to know. Get first aid immediately Whenever any animal bites you, you should immediately wash the area with...

Pool safety is everyone’s responsibility

Now that summer is in full swing and the weather is hot, backyard pools seem like a welcome source of relief. But, while pools are fun, they can also be quite dangerous, especially for young children. In fact, drowning is the most common cause of accidental death for...

Construction workers face high risk of death

There’s no doubt that construction work can be dangerous. Any time you’re doing physical labor or working with heavy machinery, there is some risk of injury. But, most people don’t understand how common fatal construction accidents are. In 2014, more...

How to teach your kids about dog safety

This time of year is a very common time for kids to meet new and unfamiliar dogs. With the weather getting warmer, you’re likely to encounter dogs at the park, on a walk or in neighborhood yards. Springtime is also when a lot of people get new puppies. Because...