Child Eye Safety Tips for the Holidays

As a followup to our blog post on holiday toy safety, we want to share a link to a blog post on EyeDocNews, a leading eyecare news website, listing eye safety tips for children during the holidays. The eye safety tips, published by Bausch + Lomb's Early Vision Institute, advise parents to remain alert for the… Learn More »

Thanksgiving Turkey Safety Tips

Deep fried turkeys have a reputation for being juicy and tasty. Yet, there is fire risk that goes along with the great taste of a deep-fried turkey: turkey fryers combine gallons of boiling oil, open gas fires, and unstable frames. There are a few basic rules to safely frying a turkey, and yet every year… Learn More »

How to Avoid Causing a Fire at a Gas Pump From Static Electricity

I recently viewed a documentary on TV reporting on how motorists are unwittingly sparking fires at gas pumps with static electricity. Among other tragic incidents, a woman lost her life while pumping gas at a station near Tulsa, Oklahoma, when static electricity that she generated sparked a blaze that went out of control. As explained by… Learn More »

Consumer Product Safety Commission Urges Consumers to Keep Safety in Mind When Decorating for the Holidays

Provides safety tips to avoid injury such as burns when decorating for the holidays