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Give Your Space Heater Some Space: Portable Heater Safety

Posted By: Amy Casey on December 13, 2018

Wife: “Honey, grab my favorite blanket, my fuzziest socks and a nice cup of cocoa; I’m absolutely freezing!”

Husband: Lugs in the space heater, plugs it in and turns it on. “Your blanket is in the wash, I can’t find your socks and we’re out of cocoa, this will have to do.”

Fire & Ice: 6 Most Common Causes of House Fires in Winter

Posted By: Amy Casey on November 30, 2018

Most of us spend our time cozied up inside throughout the winter longing for the warm weather to return! We run our homes in overdrive during cold weather. The more time we spend indoors, the more chances there are for a house fire to occur.

Keep an Eye on What You Fry: 5 Turkey Fryer Hazards You Need to Know

Posted By: Amy Casey on November 15, 2018

Thanksgiving is a holiday full of tasty treats, but the star is typically a nice juicy turkey! Every family has their preference of how to prepare their turkey; whether it be roasted, smoked or one of the more popular options – fried!

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Controlling the Flames: Commercial Kitchen Fire Safety

Posted By: Amy Casey on October 12, 2018

Five beef wellington, two scampi, three risotto - on the fly! Commercial kitchens are often hectic environments with a lot going on; from chefs churning out order after order to servers running back and forth trying to keep the tables turning.

Creating a Fire Escape Plan for Your Home

Posted By: Amy Casey on October 9, 2018

What would you do if you woke up in the middle of the night to smoke creeping under your door? Would you push through to see what’s on the other side, or maybe escape through the window? Imagine the fright, the adrenaline, the nervousness.

Grain Storage Bins: 3 Crucial Hazards to Keep in Mind

Posted By: Amy Casey on October 5, 2018

Grain handling facilities are those that may handle, store, receive, process and ship bulk raw agricultural commodities such as oats, barley, corn, wheat, etc. These facilities include feed mills, flour mills, grain elevators, dry corn mills and much more.

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5 of the Most Important Tips & Tricks for Throwing an Epic Labor Day Celebration

Posted By: Amy Casey on August 29, 2018

Labor Day weekend is one of the last chances to host an epic summer backyard party or reception held in the evening! There is nothing better than taking some time over Labor Day Weekend to relax with friends and family and enjoy your time together away from work.

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