January 2016 Archive

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Baby on Board: Five Common Car Seat Mistakes

You know that buying a car seat is one of the most important purchases you can make for your young child. In the event of a car accident, that seat may make all the difference in the world. Unfortunately, if you’re like 75% of parents, you’ve made a mistake somewhere along the way.

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How Driving to School Can Turn Deadly

Teens driving themselves and other teen passengers is by far the riskiest way to travel to school. It accounts for 55% of school travel-related deaths and 51% of injuries. Learn the risk factors that come into play on a typical drive to school.

The Seven Most Dangerous Toys From Your Past

Many people today claim that toys from the past were better than today’s toys for many reasons, including their simplicity and more interactive nature. While classic toys of the 70s and 80s may make some people nostalgic, in certain instances they were also more hazardous and would never meet today’s safety requirements. We took a blast into the past and made a list of the seven most dangerous toys from the 60s, 70s, and 80s:

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Snow Removal Reminders

Wintry conditions all too often play a role in tragic accidents, and the best advice is to be prepared. The law firm of Edgar Snyder & Associates is offering information on ways you can help prevent accidents and injuries.

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Be Prepared for Winter Driving

Wintry conditions all too often play a role in tragic accidents, and the best advice is to be prepared. The law firm of Edgar Snyder & Associates is offering information on ways you can help prevent accidents and injuries.

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Keep Your Home Safe This Winter

When most people think of "winterizing" their home, they probably consider tips and tricks that will help them save on their heating bill, such as caulking windows, sealing up drafts under doors, or investing in a programmable thermostat. However, there's another important component to winterizing: safety.

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Take a Cab, We'll Pay the Tab

The "Take-a-Cab, We'll Pay the Tab" program provided 59 free cab rides to 126 Blair County residents this past New Year's Eve.