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Cutting Out Mishaps

Of the many types of power saws available for purchase, the circular saw is one of the most popular. However, if used incorrectly or recklessly, the saw’s exposed blade is a laceration and amputation hazard.

Preventing CO Poisoning

Hundreds of people die every year from unintentional carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. Most of us, however, are still unaware of the dangers of this potentially lethal gas.

  • 28 November 2021
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Cutting Down Chainsaw Mishaps

From trimming trees to clearing fallen branches, there is no quicker way to get the job done than with a chainsaw. Unfortunately, there’s also almost no quicker way to get injured.

  • 1 October 2021
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Are You Prepared?

When folks think of hazardous riding conditions, they probably envision rain, wind and snow. On this particular day, none of those came into play for my son and me. We experienced a different kind of hazard — an earthquake!

  • 29 August 2021
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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The ABCs of Back-to-School Safety

As summer draws to an end, children are beginning to switch their focus from swimming and other fun outdoor recreational activities to heading back to school.

  • 5 August 2021
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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Swimming Pool Rules

Spring is here, and with it comes swimming pool activities. Many of us have and enjoy pools at home, of both the in-ground and above-ground varieties. As such, it’s the perfect time of year to consider home swimming pool safety measures, especially for those who have children around.

  • 27 June 2021
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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