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Brian Yorkgitis

Avoid Distracted Driving: Stay Aware and Alert

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, which serves as a reminder about the importance of staying mindful behind the wheel. Know the risks and tips for preventing accidents on the road.

Safely Celebrate the Fourth of July

Though celebrating the Fourth of July is certainly different this year, with reduced crowds and limited community events, many families may still celebrate at home with a few fireworks. Fireworks are a fun way to recognize the holiday, but safety protocols need to be a priority for all those who…

Injury Prevention: The Gift that Keeps on Giving

The hustle and bustle of the holiday season can distract families from taking simple safety measures to help prevent injuries. Keep your spirits bright by following these precautions when decorating and gifting. Décor dangers Twinkling lights, fresh trees and candles are common sights throughout the holidays. If your family adds…

Cooking Safety Tips for Thanksgiving

One of the most delicious holidays of the year can unfortunately result in accidents or injuries. Though Thanksgiving is a busy time with plenty of family and friends causing us to multitask between cooking and visiting, a few simple reminders can keep preventable accidents at bay. Don’t be a fire…

Tricks for Halloween Safety

With Halloween just around the corner, planning out costumes, pumpkin décor and party festivities may be top of mind. According to a Pediatric Journal study, Halloween is the fourth-most common holiday for children to be admitted to the ER for injuries. Don’t let all of the…

Back-to-School Safety Tips

Back-to-school is upon us again and can be an exciting time for parents and kids. Though shopping trips for new clothes and supplies may seem like a priority, parents also need to keep safety top of mind. Many accidents and injuries can be prevented with just a little planning. Dress…