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Playing with Fire

Every July Fourth, Americans gather at parades, barbecues and other events to celebrate our nation’s independence. Traditionally, fireworks are the highlight of these celebrations. All too often, though, the night ends badly due to someone’s carelessness. Unfortunately, I speak from experience.

Nailed It!

Always use common sense with handling power tools. I can’t believe that I was so stupid to actually fire a nail gun toward me. Also, protective clothing and equipment must be worn at all times when doing construction. After all, sooner or later, everyone gets nailed.

  • 19 June 2016
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State of Shock

Oh, great, another electrical safety article. That’s what you’re thinking, right? Go ahead and roll your eyes now; get it over with. Now think about why the topic bores you.

  • 1 May 2016
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Cooking with Fire

Everything was going great. My wife and I were excited our eldest daughter and her husband traveled from Oklahoma for a visit. After enjoying my wife’s delicious cooking during the week, they wanted to do something special and prepare a meal for us.

  • 1 February 2016
  • Author: Army Safety
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The Fall Guy

It has no electrical cord, gas engine or whirling blades; yet, it’s still one of the most potentially dangerous items you have in your garage.

  • 1 December 2015
  • Author: Army Safety
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'Tis the Season (for Home Fires)

As the Christmas season approaches, many of us are decorating our homes, finalizing our wish lists and planning big meals. During this exciting time, however, we must not forget the holidays also bring an increased risk of home fires.

  • 30 November 2015
  • Author: Army Safety
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