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Infographic: Prepare for winter driving

By adding a few standard items to your car's trunk, you'll be ready for anything winter driving can throw at you this season.

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Prevent injuries while shoveling snow, using a snow blower

Snow removal is a common chore. Keep these tips in mind to avoid overexertion and injury.

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Portable home generators

You may be tempted to purchase a generator in the event of a power outage. Remember these tips to operate it safely.

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Safety first this Halloween – even when carving your pumpkin

Here are some fun and easy pumpkin stencils, but also take care to head these 5 safety tips before carving that face.

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Look up, look out, look around for harvest safety

As this busy time of year gets into full swing, it's a good time to remember safety around power lines when driving equipment.

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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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