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Holiday 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.

Keeping the Season Safe

Holiday safety is an issue that burns brightest from late November to mid-January, when families gather, parties are scheduled and travel spikes. Take some basic precautions to ensure your family remains safe and injury-free throughout the season.

  • 15 November 2020
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Emergencies: Is Your Family Prepared?

A severe storm strikes your area, taking out power for days, limiting emergency services and causing a shortage of available food and supplies. Are you prepared? That is an important question to discuss with your family members.

  • 1 September 2020
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Post-COVID Safety is Still Safety

There’s no doubt that the time Americans spent cooped up due to the COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically affected many of us.

  • 27 August 2020
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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Take it from Your Friendly Neighborhood Chemical Officer

Not wearing the proper PPE, such as safety glasses, gloves and a facemask, while handling hazardous chemicals and being complacent almost killed me.

  • 12 July 2020
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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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.

  • 21 June 2020
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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