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10 Ways to Stay Safe this Summer

This week, June 22-28, is Summer Weather Safety Week. And with the dog days of summer come pools, barbecues and fun in the sun for everyone. But it’s important to remember, no matter the activity, safety comes first. From the yard to the water, here are 10 simple ways to ensure you have a fun, yet safe summer during these sweltering 90-degree days.Continue Reading

Hot Weather Safety Tips

These tips, compiled by Operation Weather Survival (OWS)*, can help keep you – especially senior citizens – cool during heat waves. Stay cool Stay out of the direct sun and heat. Spend as many hours as possible in a cool…Continue Reading

Cold weather safety tips

Just as we’re recovering from one of the hottest summers on record in decades, it’s time to prepare for the cold. Below are a few tips for you to stay warm. For information on what to do during a cold-weather…Continue Reading