fbpx
20.8 F
Tulsa
Home Tags Safety

Tag: safety

Driver Safety 101

Cooler temperatures bring out the desire to hit the open road, visiting well-loved places in Oklahoma and finding new spots to make memories. Leslie Gamble, manager of public and government affairs for AAA Oklahoma, gives a few tips on driver safety before embarking on your next road trip. “No one ever plans to have car trouble or find themselves in a...

Fire Safety 101

Have you given any thought to the most common reason for house and apartment fires? According to Benny Fulkerson, Battalion Chief of the Oklahoma City Fire Department, the answer might surprise you. “In Oklahoma City, there are numerous reasons why structure fires happen, but unattended cooking is among the leading causes for these incidents,” he says. “We always remind people to...

Avoiding Ocular Pitfalls

Whether you have perfect “20/20” vision or your eyesight requires a bit of correction, ocular health is a concern that we should all look at from time to time. Summer brings additional considerations for your eyes. Enjoying time in the sun is a joy of the season, but it can be hazardous for your peepers. “The main threat of ultraviolet exposure...

9 Steps for A Safe Snowstorm

The forecast is calling for some potentially heavy snow and ice this weekend, but that doesn't mean we have to panic. With the right amount of preparation beforehand, you can relax inside worry-free when the weather outside is frightful. Gather Supplies It's important to avoid venturing outdoors during a winter storm, so be sure to stock up on necessities beforehand. It...