Six Steps to Prevent Drownings and Drowning Injuries

Summer is a great time to relax, but it’s important to remember that water safety is critical. Taking proactive safety measures can help everyone stay safer around water. Last year, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) released a report that found that drownings and drowning injuries remain high for children under age 15. The […]

Bike Safety Tips and Reminders for Cyclists

In 2021, 966 cyclists were killed in traffic crashes, according to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA). The National Safety Council reports that there were 102 fatalities and approximately 136,753 emergency room visits due to bicycling injuries for children up to age 19 in 2020. When a vehicle and bike are in a […]

Prevent Trenching and Excavation Injuries

Work safety is important in all sectors, but particularly in environments where there is a risk of trenching or excavation injuries. Trench collapses, or cave-ins, pose the most risk to workers’ lives. Following safety procedures is critical for everyone in these work environments. In this article, we’re sharing some tips from OSHA to help reduce […]

Narcotics and Water Beads Top Pediatric Poisoning Safety Concerns

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recently released a report on unintentional pediatric poisonings. It highlights an increase in unintentional poisoning from narcotics, over-the-counter medications, and water beads. Unintentional Pediatric Poisonings The report found that 98 children under the age of five died from poisonings in 2022. That’s a 66% increase from the previous […]

Work Injury Risks for Roadside Assistance Providers

Roadside assistance providers put themselves at risk every day to help others. Tow truck drivers, mobile mechanics, safety service patrols, emergency roadside technicians, and others are often working by the side of the road due to the nature of their jobs. Roadside Assistance Provider Crash Facts A recent study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic […]