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Have a Happy (and Safe) 4th of July!

By 4th of July, fire prevention, fire safety, firecrackers, fireworks, Home, Insurance, National Fire Protection Association, NFPA, Personal, Prevention, safety, Safety Tips, sparklers

This weekend, there will be Independence Day celebrations happening across the nation. People are stocking up on food, drinks, sparklers, and fireworks. Speaking of sparklers and fireworks, they can be fun, pretty, and cool, but they can also be danger…

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Serve Up Stovetop and Oven Safety

By cooking fire, fire extinguisher, fire safety, grease fire, Home, Insurance, knife, knife safety, knives, oven, oven safety, Personal, Prevention, Risk Management, safe cooking, stovetop, stovetop fire, stovetop safety

I’ve written about stovetop fire extinguishers before, but I also want to share some general stovetop and oven safety tips with you. Since I’ve been working from home, I’m cooking a lot more and using my stovetop and/or oven daily,…

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Serve Up Stovetop and Oven Safety

By cooking fire, fire extinguisher, fire safety, grease fire, Home, Insurance, knife, knife safety, knives, oven, oven safety, Personal, Prevention, Risk Management, safe cooking, stovetop, stovetop fire

I’ve written about stovetop fire extinguishers before, but I also want to share some general stovetop and oven safety tips with you. Since I’ve been working from home, I’m cooking a lot more and using my stovetop and/or oven daily,…

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Daylight Savings Time is Time to Check Your Smoke Detectors

By battery, daylight savings, Daylight Savings Time, fire, fire prevention, fire prevention tips, fire protection, fire safety, Home, home fire, house fire, Household Inventory, Insurance, National Fire Protection Association, Personal, Prevention, smoke alarm, smoke detector, smoke detectors

Daylight savings time is coming up this Sunday! We’re going to “SPRING forward” our clocks (which means Spring is just around the corner. Yay!). Another important thing to do this weekend: check our smoke detectors! A general rule of …

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Don’t be a Turkey! Tips on Deep Frying for the Holidays

By cooking fire, cooking fires, fire, fire extinguisher, fire protection, fire safety, holiday safety, Home, Insurance, National Fire Protection Association, outdoor cooking, Personal, Prevention, Risk Management, Safety Tips, turkey

Thanksgiving is a week away and I am already imagining the deliciousness. My mouth is literally starting to water as I type this! Mmm. There are many ways to cook your holiday turkey, such as roasting it, slow cooking it…

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Fire Prevention Tips For Your Home

By candle safety, candles, cooking fires, electrical fires, electrical safety, fire, fire prevention, fire prevention tips, fire safety, fireplace, Home, house fire, Household Inventory, Insurance, National Fire Protection Association, Personal, Prevention, Risk Management, Safety Tips, space heater

Now that fall is in full force and winter is slowly approaching (even though it is over 80 degrees here in Ohio on this first day of October), it will be soon that people will be spending more time indoors….

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Flammable Material Safety for Small Businesses

By Business, Central, Commercial, Factory Mutual, fire hazard, fire safety, flammable material, flammables, Insurance, Loss Control, Prevention, Risk Management, safety data sheets, Underwriter Laboratory

One of the most common fire hazards I encounter while doing business walk-throughs is the presence of flammable materials. These are substances that can ignite easily and burn rapidly. Larger industrial and manufacturing operations are often well-aware…

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