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Fireworks Safety

Before lighting the first fuse on that bottle rocket or Roman candle, ensure you know the guidelines for safe and responsible fireworks use.

Preventing and Treating Tick Bites

Ticks — the mere thought of exposure strikes fear in some people due to the number of diseases these blood-sucking parasites can transmit.

  • 1 June 2020
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The Not-so-Splendid Splinter

I will never attempt any task at any time without first considering the hazards and implementing controls to ensure I mitigate them!

  • 24 May 2020
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Electrical Hazards: Plug Into Safety

According to the National Fire Protection Association, 47,700 home fires in the U.S. are caused by electrical failures each year.

  • 1 May 2020
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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A Hidden Danger

I arrived at Fort Rucker, Alabama, after an uneventful eight-hour drive from Fort Knox, Kentucky, ready to start my six-week TDY adventure. I noticed my brother was calling me as I pulled up to the hotel and decided to take his call before I checked in to my room. His worried voice came over the phone. 

  • 23 February 2020
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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It Could Happen to You

Had a buddy been walking with him, this man likely would be alive today. Hypothermia is extremely dangerous and can come on quickly.

  • 19 January 2020
  • Author: USACRC Editor
  • Number of views: 966
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