Things To Include In A Home Emergency Kit

Posted by admin on July 12, 2013 in Uncategorized.

A disaster can strike at any time. That is why you want to make sure that you keep your emergency kit stocked. You should make sure that you include first aid supplies in your emergency kit. This include things such as bandages, gauze pads, gloves, antiseptic wipes, aspirin and cleansing soap. You should also make [...]

   

 

Every Home Should Have An Emergency Medical Kit

Posted by admin on May 26, 2013 in Uncategorized.

Accidents happen in the home. If you have children, you probably hear the cries after one of them scrapes a leg or bumps and elbow. However, there could be serious injuries like cuts or burns. If the injury is not serious enough for a trip to the hospital, an emergency medical kit is the solution. [...]

   

 

Carbon Dioxide Alarms Are As Important As Smoke Alarms

Posted by admin on April 9, 2013 in Uncategorized.

It is common for many cautious home owners to take the time to check their home’s smoke detectors and replace the batteries on a regular basis as a way of ensuring that the devices are working at all times. However, what some home owners do not realize is that having carbon dioxide alarms installed in [...]

   

 

Emergencies Can Hit You Where You Live

Posted by admin on November 21, 2012 in Uncategorized.

The emergency that I’m talking about today is known as a weather emergency. You’ve heard the term, I’m sure. These can include hurricanes, tornados, golf-ball hail, blizzards, visibility-destroying fog, etc. The recent disaster from Hurricane Sandy is a prime example of how weather emergencies can really hit you where you live, so let me ask [...]

   

 

Remember To Routinely Change The Batteries In Your Smoke Alarm

Posted by admin on June 12, 2012 in Uncategorized.

The smoke alarms are a vital part of the home. It is important to make sure that these smoke detectors are working at all times. There are testing buttons on the outside of most detectors, which allow one to test and make sure they are working. Smoke detectors have saved many lives and it is [...]

   

 

Get To Know Your Neighborhood EMT’s

Posted by admin on May 28, 2012 in Uncategorized.

The need for first responders in any community is one of the most important aspects of the community itself, and for this reason it is wise to take the time and make the initiative to get to know the EMT’s who work and service the area where you live. This is a way to show [...]

   

 

How To Become An Emergency Medical Technician

Posted by www.stormengine.com on May 24, 2012 in Uncategorized.

Emergency medical technicians (EMT’s) have one of the most important jobs in this country. Not only do EMT’s risk their lives every day while speeding through traffic just to save someone’s life, but EMT’s must also be devoted to their job completely – otherwise it could cost a pedestrian there life! Becoming an EMT requires [...]

   

 

Home Fire Safety Begins With A Working Fire Extinguisher

Posted by www.stormengine.com on May 22, 2012 in Uncategorized.

The need for having a safety plan in place at all times at home is one of the most beneficial ways in which you can help to protect your family against a fire in your home. You need to have a plan that takes various elements of escape, safety and preparedness in mind. The best [...]

   

 

Learning CPR Can Help You Save A Life

Posted by www.stormengine.com on May 18, 2012 in Uncategorized.

CPR is a wonderful and useful technique to learn. When CPR is performed correctly, it can save a child or an adult’s life. CPR is when you use mouth to mouth resuscitation along with chest compressions. If you find that someone is not breathing, CPR can resume the circulation of blood to the person’s brain. [...]