Keep Your Head Up, Phone Down, Ass Alive

Cell phones have made many parts of our lives a little easier. They are no longer just something that can be used for calls and texts but now as a camera, for listening to music, as a calculator, and of course the Internet. While this can all be good for the user, distracted walking is putting their lives in more danger than ever. Every year, there seems to be an increase in people getting injured…

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Emergency Planning and Your Family

It is important that any and all emergency plans that you have in place, the whole family understands and agrees to. These plans are what are going to keep you safe when the unexpected happens. In order to do this, you can’t just write up a plan and present it to your family expecting for them to immediately agree to everything, it doesn’t work like that. Your family (every member, including children) need to be…

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Are You Really Safe in Your Own Home?

The Police and Ministry of Justice would like us to believe that burglary is on the decrease when in fact this isn’t quite so true. For starters, due to the public’s lack of confidence in the Police, many crimes are now going unreported. This being said, even reported crimes are on the rise with statistics showing that burglary has rose by 6% in England and Wales while the number of criminal charges faced by offenders…

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Science Experiments to Teach Children About Natural Disasters

Natural disasters can happen at any time and anywhere in the world. Children often get scared and anxious when something happens because they do not completely understand what is going on. Today we want to take a look at some easy and fun science experiments that you can do with your children to help teach them about various natural disasters. Once they have a better understanding of how and why they happen, they can cope…

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How to Survive a Hostage Situation on Your School Bus

This post originally appeared on SchoolBusFleet.com The threat of terrorism is never far from home. It is not just federal buildings that are likely targets but the school bus could also find itself in the crosshairs. It is more visible and accessible than airliners, trains or government buildings. Who are the aggressors that we may face? While terrorists could plot to hijack a school bus, more likely it will be a troubled student, a disgruntled…

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