What is a Family Emergency Plan

What is a Family Emergency Plan

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, many people were caught off guard by the destruction and devastation that can come with natural disasters. Of course, hurricanes aren’t the only type of natural disasters that can create emergencies in your life – there are also wildfires, earthquakes, floods, tsunamis, tornadoes, volcanic eruptions, and even extreme heat…

Home Safety for Dementia Patients: 10 Very Important Tips To Follow

Home Safety for Dementia Patients: 10 Very Important Tips To Follow

As the U.S. population ages, more and more people will experience the debilitating effects of Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, which can make them easy targets for injury at home if they are not careful. If you are caring for someone with dementia, home safety for dementia patients is an essential way to keep them safe…

10 Fall Prevention Strategies at Home You Should Follow

10 Fall Prevention Strategies at Home You Should Follow

Preparing your home against falls can help you avoid injury, save money on medical bills, and live independently as long as possible. These 10 fall prevention strategies at home are all easy to implement, cost-effective, and perfect for combating balance problems in the elderly or individuals with mobility issues. If you are currently looking into…

Safety Precautions for the Use of Gas Cylinders
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Safety Precautions for the Use of Gas Cylinders

Gas cylinders contain compressed gas. Certain specific properties of compressed gases make them highly useful in various research activities. Compressed gases can be very dangerous if not handled in an appropriate manner. Accidents involving gas cylinders can cause serious injury or even death. Types of Gases Cylinder Flammable gases: This type of gas burns or…

Radiation Safety Precautions

Radiation Safety Precautions

This topic “Radiation safety precautions” aims at highlighting the hazards associated with exposure to radiation (Specifically – Ionizing radiation), and also enumerates important safety precautions to stay safe when working around or within the radiation zone. It is estimated that a total of 23 million workers are exposed to artificial and natural radiation globally. This exposure can…

The Best Kitchen Fire Extinguisher For Your Kitchen
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The Best Kitchen Fire Extinguisher For Your Kitchen

A kitchen fire extinguisher can be an invaluable tool in any home that uses the kitchen on a regular basis. Kitchen fires are usually caused by grease or cooking oil catching fire, but they can also start from gas leaks and electrical malfunctions (though these are much less common). When you use your kitchen, it’s important to…