Tire Safety and Shelf Life

A common method that I see time and time again for determining how safe a tire is, is to do the penny test. If the tire passes this test then the owner assumes that the tire is safe. Not only is relying on this method wrong, it can be a fatal mistake. The truth is, it doesn’t matter what the tread depth is, if the tires are old, they are dangerous. This is true for…

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How to Survive a Shark Attack

OK, so the chances of you ever coming face to face with a shark that wants you for dinner are incredibly slim and to be fair, if it wants to eat you, it will. According to the Florida Museum of Natural History, the odds of you dying in a shark attack are 1 in 3,748,067. Sharks are more at risk from humans than we are from them. Some statistics suggest that an incredible 100 million…

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10 Safety Tips for Traveling Alone

I was originally going to make this post specifically for women but in reality, the tips that we are going to be sharing are the same for anybody, regardless of gender. Let’s get straight into it… 1. Do Your Research Before you go on your trip you need to take the time to do some research and find out as much information as you can about the area as well as the hotel that you…

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Tips for Camping Safely

It doesn’t matter what time of year you plan on heading out, where you plan on going or how you plan on doing it (tent or RV), there are precautions you need to take to ensure your trip is as safe as possible. 1. Do Your Research Before ever heading out you need to do some research on the area you will be heading out to. This may sound a little bit boring but by…

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9 Tips to Surviving a Heat Wave

Here in the UK we are used to seeing the rain coming down but the last few days have been incredibly hot. The streets and parks are busier than ever as people are trying to make the most of the sunshine. While it is great to see so many people out enjoying the heat, it can also be quite dangerous so during this post we want to share some tips to keeping safe in a…

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