Campfire safety essentials

Every season comes with it its own unique activities and fun, as well its own safety hazards. Fall is no exception. The arrival of autumn brings...
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How to use an EpiPen® in 90 seconds

Epinephrine is the drug utilized if someone is experiencing anaphylaxis, a severe allergic reaction. While EpiPen® is the most common auto-injectable...
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Farm safety: Grain storage and transport

As we wrap up National Farm Safety and Health Week, Steve Engleking, Agriculture and natural resources educator, Purdue Extension — LaGrange County,...
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Farm safety: Chemicals

When we think about the hazards farmers encounter, accidental poisoning isn't typically top of mind. In reality, there are many chemicals used and...
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How to decide between hand sanitizer and a sink

Did you know that we are right in the middle of Clean Hands Week? It’s true! So, when it comes to eliminating pesky germs from our busy hands, which...
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Farm safety: Harvesting Equipment

In a few weeks, harvesting season will be in full swing and our farmers will be working long hours to complete a large job in a short period of time....
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Home safety: 14 ways to avoid the ER

Going to the Emergency Department is never on your to-do list. As summer turns into fall and we're busy preparing our homes for winter and the...
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Toddler rear-facing car seat safety

According to The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), car crashes are the leading cause of death for children ages 1 to 13. Making...
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Do you know the signs of dehydration?

It’s prime training season for runners, cyclists and outdoor adventurers, and while the heart-healthy activity is beneficial for the body, the...
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Infant CPR in 60 seconds

Today marks the beginning of Baby Safety Month, a great time for caregivers to brush up on the steps they can take to keep children safe. To kick off...
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