Holiday Safety – “Take A Second To Be Safe!”

With the hustle and bustle of the holidays, it seems that there’s never enough time to get everything done.

More than one hundred million decorative lights are sold in the United States in a single year. There are so many varieties to choose from that you want to be sure you’re getting a safe, economical option for your home.

Watch this incredible video of how fast a Christmas tree fire can start and then fully engulf a room.

Nothing is more important than keeping your little ones safe.

Wish your friends a safe and bright holiday with a free E-card.

It is easy to think that a home fire would never happen to your family, but there are more potential risks around your home than you may think.

A lighted tree. Brightly colored presents. Stockings hung. And a blazing fire. The scene is quintessential holiday. But is it safe?

A few simple steps can keep the whole family cooking safely and happily.

Make safety something the whole family can do together. Download this fun learning and activity book with games, safety tips and activities.

Menu planning. Airport schedules. Making up spare beds. Activities to entertain visiting nieces and nephews.

If you’re looking for ways to help your family do a better job of recycling this holiday season, there are plenty of opportunities.

People who travel during a winter storm are at the most risk for death or injury. In fact, 70% of winter storm-related deaths occur in cars.

Thanksgiving is a day full of enticing smells, good company and lots of laughs – but along with the enjoyable chaos is the reality that cooking fires are three times more likely to occur on Thanksgiving than any other day of the year.

Here are a few simple things you can do in a minute to help protect your family.

Legend has it that the tradition of putting lights on holiday trees dates back to at least the 17th century.

Each year, Americans prepare a whopping 45 million turkeys for the traditional Thanksgiving Day feast. However, for those who decide to center their meal around a fried turkey, the potential hazards of cooking that dinner in the turkey fryer can be far worse than putting on a few extra pounds.

Each season has its own hazards. Watch this video to make sure your furnace is safe all season long.

Smoke detectors don’t work when the batteries are dead. Check out this video for a great way to remember to change them.

Holiday Family Fun

Ideas and Inspiration for Family Time Around the Holidays

Create a new holiday tradition or just put some pizzazz in an old one.

Source: Underwriters Laboratory

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