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6 Water Safety Tips for Your Family

Jim Bauer Safety Tips

Warm weather is here; pools, rivers, lakes and even the beaches are going to become crowded. Swimming is a great way to beat the heat, but there are always possible dangers when you’re around water. Keep these water safety tips for your family in mind the next time you’re enjoying a swim. Pool Safety Children and pets are probably the …

On the Road Again: Family Road Trip Safety Tips

Jim Bauer Safety Tips

Summer time is road trip season! Many things that can go wrong when traveling by car far from home. However, most emergencies can be averted or minimized with a little careful planning beforehand. The importance of planning for road trip emergencies becomes more crucial when you know that you are going to have your children with you. Here are some family …

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Smart Cooking Tips for Christmas

Jim Bauer Safety Tips

It’s fun to spend the holidays with family and friends, cooking and eating and enjoying one another’s company, but it can also be very stressful. Anyone who has hosted a holiday gathering knows the pressures of cleaning, cooking, and entertaining. And when people are stressed, accidents and kitchen fires are more likely to happen. If you’re hosting Christmas this year, here are …

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How to Prevent Heat Related Illness

Jim Bauer Safety Tips

More than 7,000 deaths occurred in the United States between 1999 through 2010 because of heat-related illnesses. With summer temperatures peaking, it is important to remember that the heat here in North Texas can become extreme. It is also vital to remember that heat can be life threatening if you don’t take the proper safety precautions to deal with it. Knowing …

Fire Safety Tips for your Home

Jim Bauer Safety Tips

A fire can create a devastating loss. In the case of a house fire not only is living space destroyed, but many irreplaceable keepsakes and mementos are lost as well. While loss of property is a terrible ordeal to go through, it’s definitely not the worst case scenario. According to the American Red Cross, you may have less than two minutes to escape …

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Holiday Cooking Safety Tips

Jim Bauer Safety Tips

The holidays are a wonderful time to gather with friends and family. Everyone comes together for great food, lots of laughter, and to celebrate love and faith. Folks gather in the kitchen to create masterpieces like turkey, apple pie, and favorite side dishes. However, every year, there are inevitably stories of family celebrations gone bad: little hands that have gotten burnt, grease fires, …