Preparing For Hurricane Florence

Preparing For Hurricane Florence

Hurricanes are massive storm systems that form over warm ocean waters and move toward land. Potential threats from hurricanes include heavy rainfall, powerful winds, rip currents, storm surges, coastal and inland flooding, tornadoes, and landslides.

Keeping Kids Safe as They Walk to School

Keeping Kids Safe as They Walk to School

safety is critical when it comes to heading to school or anywhere on foot. After all, unintentional pedestrian injuries are the fifth-leading cause of injury-related death in the United States for children ages 5 to 19. Every day, 44 children are hit by cars while walking in the United States.

10 Ways to Protect Kids From Accidental Drowning

10 Ways to Protect Kids From Accidental Drowning

In 77% of accidental drownings, the child had been seen 5-minutes or less before being missed. That’s why pool safety advocates at Life Saver Pool Fence urge parents to install layers of protection in a home before they move in. These are designed to block kids from getting to the pool or at least slow them down so parents have more time to get to them before the child gets to a pool.