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Video: Kit can keep your family prepared

By simply including items around your home in a basic kit, you can have peace of mind that your family will be prepared for an emergency.

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How Does That Work?

Ground fault circuit interrupter

These are common sights in your home, and they perform an important function by preventing shock from electricity.

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Back-to-school activities should include cyber safety

Follow a few simple practices and tips to keep your kids safe online as they head back to school.

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How Does That Work?

Hot stick

The name of the commonly used tool has nothing to do with temperature and everything to do with safety.

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Caution should be a top concern around road construction

Summer means an increase in road construction, including utility work. Heed these tips to keep workers – and yourself – safe.

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Summer fun should include safety

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, more families are finding ways to have fun at home. Follow these tips to ensure a safe summer.

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