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Teaching CPR to Children
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Teaching CPR to Children

It’s never too early to learn lifesaving skills! Young children can learn and retain basic skills that may help save...  More →

Related Topics: CPR , cpr training , Children , childcare

Share These Water Safety Tips with Your Children
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Share These Water Safety Tips with Your Children

Summer months give families the opportunity for extra water fun at home, on vacation and out in the community. Unfortunately...  More →

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Share These Water Safety Tips with Your Children
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Share These Water Safety Tips with Your Children

Summer months give families the opportunity for extra water fun at home, on vacation and out in the community. Unfortunately...  More →

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Halloween Safety: Adult Edition
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Halloween Safety: Adult Edition

Most people think of children’s safety when planning for Halloween activities. But Halloween fun and preparedness doesn’t have an age...  More →

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Swimming Pool Safety
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Swimming Pool Safety

A swimming pool is an almost irresistible attraction for children. A pool also requires extra vigilance by homeowners and parents...  More →

Related Topics: summer safety , Summer , swimming , swim

Teach Your Child to Call 911
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Teach Your Child to Call 911

Children can learn to call 911 from a young age, potentially saving a life by getting help where it’s needed...  More →

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Halloween Safety Tips — Be Careful Out There Tonight!
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Halloween Safety Tips — Be Careful Out There Tonight!

With so many children out after dark and lots of costume parties for the adults, it’s going to be a...  More →

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Halloween Safety: Adult Edition
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Halloween Safety: Adult Edition

Most people think of children’s safety when planning for Halloween activities. But Halloween fun and preparedness doesn’t have an age...  More →

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Costumes and Carving — Keep It Safe This Halloween
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Costumes and Carving — Keep It Safe This Halloween

Halloween is a favorite holiday for many children, but it’s one that can make Mom and Dad a little nervous...  More →

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Teach Your Child to Call 911
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Teach Your Child to Call 911

Children can learn to call 911 from a young age, potentially saving a life by getting help where it’s needed...  More →

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Back-to-School Transportation – Ride in Safety Style
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Back-to-School Transportation – Ride in Safety Style

Another new school year is about to be in full swing, and with 55 million children and young adults across...  More →

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Safety from Day 1
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Safety from Day 1

This article is dedicated to my daughters Laura and Emma. By “Day 1” I mean right after the delivery of...  More →

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How to Help Your Child Prepare for an Emergency
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How to Help Your Child Prepare for an Emergency

If an emergency or disaster strikes, does your child know what to do? Most types of disasters and medical emergencies...  More →

Related Topics: emergency preparedness , DISASTER PREPAREDNESS , cpr training

How to Prepare for Summer Power Outages
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How to Prepare for Summer Power Outages

With record heat waves in many parts of the United States, summer power outages can quickly become dangerous. The threat...  More →

Related Topics: Power outage , emergency preparedness

Top 10 Fireworks Safety Tips
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Top 10 Fireworks Safety Tips

Although fireworks can be entertaining, they can also cause serious injuries. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)...  More →

Related Topics: fireworks , 4th of july

How to Help Your Child Prepare for an Emergency
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How to Help Your Child Prepare for an Emergency

If an emergency or disaster strikes, does your child know what to do? Most types of disasters and medical emergencies...  More →

Related Topics: emergency preparedness , DISASTER PREPAREDNESS , cpr training

Top 10 Fireworks Safety Tips
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Top 10 Fireworks Safety Tips

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Related Topics: fireworks , 4th of july

How to Prepare for Summer Power Outages
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How to Prepare for Summer Power Outages

With record heat waves in many parts of the United States, summer power outages can quickly become dangerous. The threat...  More →

Related Topics: Power outage , emergency preparedness

What is the Pediatric Chain of Survival?
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What is the Pediatric Chain of Survival?

The pediatric chain of survival outlines a series of steps and interventions designed to maximize the chances of saving a...  More →

Related Topics: chain of survival , CPR , cpr training , childcare , infant , AED , CARDIAC ARREST

What You Need to Know About Splash Pad Safety
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What You Need to Know About Splash Pad Safety

Splash pads are popular attractions for families looking for an easy alternative to public pools and water parks. These little...  More →

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What is Adult Learning Theory and Why Is It Important?
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What is Adult Learning Theory and Why Is It Important?

We often take for granted that people know how to learn. After all, we all had to learn while in...  More →

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Memorial Day Safety
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Memorial Day Safety

For many Americans, Memorial Day Weekend is the official kickoff to summer vacation season. As you plan your fun for...  More →

Related Topics: Memorial day , Holiday , Summer

What To Do During An Asthma Attack
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What To Do During An Asthma Attack

Asthma is a chronic condition that makes breathing difficult, as a result of inflamed or narrowed airways, or tubes that...  More →

Related Topics: Asthma , First Aid

What You Need to Know About Splash Pad Safety
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What You Need to Know About Splash Pad Safety

Splash pads are popular attractions for families looking for an easy alternative to public pools and water parks. These little...  More →

Related Topics: Water Safety

What To Do During An Asthma Attack
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What To Do During An Asthma Attack

Asthma is a chronic condition that makes breathing difficult, as a result of inflamed or narrowed airways, or tubes that...  More →

Related Topics: Asthma , First Aid

Deadly Flu Season Continues
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Deadly Flu Season Continues

The current flu season is grabbing headlines at the regional and national level, as medical groups and hospitals continue to...  More →

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Summer Safety Tips: Drowning Prevention
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Summer Safety Tips: Drowning Prevention

Drowning remains a critical public health issue worldwide, affecting individuals of all ages. In the United States alone, there are...  More →

Related Topics: Water Safety , Drowning prevention

No Room for Silence with Workplace Safety
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No Room for Silence with Workplace Safety

Having a 5-year-old and an 8-year-old that know how to push each other’s buttons, I know the value of silence...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , lms , OSHA , prevention , safety pro

Social Responsibility at HSI
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Social Responsibility at HSI

Social responsibility is an important part of our focus at the Health & Safety Institute. Each year, we select non-profits...  More →

Related Topics: Social Responsibility , Charity

The Importance of CPR Training for the Whole Family
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The Importance of CPR Training for the Whole Family

Many students take CPR as a requirement for their workplace. But the truth is you’re more likely to use your...  More →

Related Topics: CPR , AED , First Aid , Training

Traveling for Labor Day? Expect to Have Company!
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Traveling for Labor Day? Expect to Have Company!

Attention all road warriors: a little patience will go a long week this upcoming Labor Day Weekend. According to AAA...  More →

Related Topics: Travel , transportation

Top Poison Prevention Tips for Families
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Top Poison Prevention Tips for Families

Poison centers across the United States respond to more than 2 million poison exposures each year. The vast majority (roughly...  More →

Related Topics: poison , carbon monoxide , Chemical

Fireworks Safety Reminder
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Fireworks Safety Reminder

Whether you’re the parent with a packet of sparklers for the kids or a dedicated enthusiast who stocks up on...  More →

Related Topics: fireworks , 4th , 4th of july

The Importance of CPR Training for the Whole Family
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The Importance of CPR Training for the Whole Family

Many students take CPR as a requirement for their workplace. But the truth is you’re more likely to use your...  More →

Related Topics: CPR , AED

Summer Safety Tips
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Summer Safety Tips

It’s the time of year when we break out the BBQs, sunscreen, and swimming trunks. Let’s review some tips to...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , fire , fire safety , Heat stress , prevention , safety tips , OSHA , Summer

Top Poison Prevention Tips for Families
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Top Poison Prevention Tips for Families

Poison centers across the United States respond to more than 2 million poison exposures each year. The vast majority (roughly...  More →

Related Topics: poison , carbon monoxide , Chemical

National Poison Prevention Week 2022
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National Poison Prevention Week 2022

The third full week of March is National Poison Prevention Week (NPPW). This serves as a time to shine a...  More →

Related Topics: poison , First Aid

AVERT Focus Atlanta Interview
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AVERT Focus Atlanta Interview

Keisha Lancelin, host of the community affairs TV program Focus Atlanta on the CW Atlanta, WUPA, interviewed AVERT Director Darcy...  More →

Related Topics: AVERT , active shooter , Bleeding Control

National Poison Prevention Week 2022
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National Poison Prevention Week 2022

The third full week of March is National Poison Prevention Week (NPPW). This serves as a time to shine a...  More →

Related Topics: poison , First Aid

Fireworks Safety
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Fireworks Safety

To help you keep your family and friends safe over the holiday weekend, we're re-posting our blog about the best...  More →

Related Topics: 4th , 4th of july , fireworks

Beach Safety
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Beach Safety

Picture this: It’s beach time. You’ve got your towel rolled out, the sun in your face, and the deep blue...  More →

Related Topics: Summer , Swiming , beach

Our Favorite Blog Posts of 2014
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Our Favorite Blog Posts of 2014

We can't believe how fast this year has flown by! To recap, last week we talked about the most viewed...  More →

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Flu Season Safety
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Flu Season Safety

This safety training tip topic is flu season safety. Influenza, also known as the flu, is a contagious respiratory illness...  More →

Why is National STOP THE BLEED® Month Important?
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Why is National STOP THE BLEED® Month Important?

May is National STOP THE BLEED® Month, and May 25th serves as the 6th annual STOP THE BLEED® Day. This...  More →

Related Topics: Bleeding Control , Stop the Bleed , Bleeding , Blood , Tourniquet

The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
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The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon monoxide poisoning claims the lives of more than 400 Americans each year and makes thousands upon thousands more ill...  More →

Related Topics: poison , carbon monoxide

How to Position Your Hands for CPR: Adult, Child, and Infant Guide
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How to Position Your Hands for CPR: Adult, Child, and Infant Guide

Cardiac arrest is among the leading cause of death in the United States and worldwide. This life-threatening emergency occurs when...  More →

Related Topics: CPR , cpr training , SCA , Sudden Cardiac Arrest , hand placement

The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
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The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon monoxide poisoning claims the lives of more than 400 Americans each year and makes thousands upon thousands more ill...  More →

Related Topics: poison , carbon monoxide

Avoiding the Flu: Tips From the CDC
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Avoiding the Flu: Tips From the CDC

The news is full of stories about the virulence of this season’s flu outbreak and, judging by the empty cubicles...  More →

Related Topics: Flu , CDC

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