This year National Night Out is being held on Tuesday, August 2, 2016. National Night Out is a community wide event meant to bring communities together and highlight police programs and anti-crime efforts.
National Safety Month is an annual celebration which aims to reduce the leading causes of injury and death at work, on the roads and in our homes and communities.
National Police Week is dedicated to honoring law enforcement officers, and pays special recognition to those who have lost their lives in the line of duty for the safety and protection of others.
National EMS Week is May 21-27, 2017 National EMS Week’s theme is “Called to Care.” National Emergency Medical Services Week brings together local communities and medical personnel to publicize safety and honor the dedication of those who provide the day-today lifesaving services of medicine’s “front line.” Join us in celebrating National EMS Week. The goal for National EMS […]
What would you do if your property were flooded? Are you prepared? Even if you feel you live in a community with a low risk of flooding, remember that anywhere it rains, it can flood. Since floods are among the most frequent and costly natural disasters, it pays to be prepared. 1. Build an emergency […]
February is American Heart Month. Roughly 325,000 people die annually of coronary attack before they even get to a hospital. Learn the heart attack warning signs to recognize in yourself and others. It could save a life. 1. Chest Discomfort: A sensation in the center of the chest that feels like pressure, fullness, squeezing or pain. This […]
What if your child goes missing? According to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, the first three hours are the most critical when trying to locate a missing child. When a child is reported missing it can take an hour or more just to distribute a current photo to law enforcement officers […]
Instead of a New Year’s resolution that will be a distant memory come January 30th, pick easy and simple resolution that will keep you and your family safe this year. 1. Be sure your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors work. A working smoke alarm cuts the chances of dying in afire in half. Test and change […]
As you celebrate the holiday season with your friends and family, avoid these 6 holiday hazards to keep your friends and family safe. 1. Don’t stand on chairs, desks or other furniture. Always use a proper step stool or ladder. 2. Don’t place mistletoe, holly berries, Jerusalem cherry and other poisonous plants within reach of […]