Home and Community Safety & Health

News and tips from the National Safety Council's magazine staff



Keep it safe outdoors this winter

Tips for staying warm, preventing injuries and more
Being outdoors can add fun and adventure to any winter day. But whatever activity you choose – hiking, sledding, skiing, ice fishing or something else – you need to make sure you’re protected.
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Home pool rules

8 essentials for safe swimming
Pool ownership brings responsibilities that can’t be taken lightly. Experts offer eight strategies to help pool owners, family members and friends swim safely.
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Window safety 101

Every year, about eight children younger than 6 die – and 3,300 are treated in emergency rooms – falling from a window, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
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