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Have a Safe Halloween: Costumes

With Halloween just around the corner, many children and adults are planning their costumes. The Center for Disease Control has issued some instructions on how to plan a safe costume: Check any make-up on a small portion of skin, such as the back of your hand, before applying it to your whole face, in case […]

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5Safe Halloween Tipsto Have a Safe Time Trick or Treating

Now that you know about safe costumes, it’s important also to focus on safety while trick or treating.  The Center for Disease Control issued these tips: (1) Reflective Material Attach reflective material to your costume or bag so that drivers will be able to see you. (2) Flashlight Carry a flashlight so that you can […]

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Train Safety: Children and Trains

A tragic train accident occurred last week, when a young boy with autism was walking on the tracks near Brooks, Oregon.  He was struck and killed by a train headed south.  Sadly, another accident very similar to this one occurred on the same date in 2013. This tragedy reminds us in the community to educate […]

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Train Safety: Keeping Drivers Safe

We all can use reminders about train safety, especially since one wrong move can be the difference between life and death. Trains always have the right of way, even over emergency vehicles. Freight trains don’t run on set schedules and scheduled passenger trains can change. So you should be prepared to encounter a train at […]

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Increases in Motorcycle Accidents – Take Extra Care this Summer!

  As the sun comes out and the weather warms up, more and more motorcyclists will be taking to the roads. The Governors Highway Safety Administration recently released statistics revealing an increase in motorcycle fatalities in 2012. The GHSA points to several factors that contributed to this increase. One is the decrease in the number […]

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Holiday Safety: Don’t Drink and Drive

Don’t drink and drive is a common refrain heard around this time of year. With holiday parties and other events, some individuals are more tempted to drink and drive now than at other times of the year. If you or someone you know thinks about getting behind the wheel after a few drinks, keep these […]

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Small Car Safety

Last year in America, automakers sold 17.5 million cars and light trucks. Analysts predict future auto sales should continue to rise through 2016. If you are thinking about purchasing a new car, chances are you are looking for a vehicle that is safe, reliable, gets good gas mileage and is easy on both the eyes […]

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