2015 Safety Tips from Veolia North America

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June: Insect Bites and Stings
Summer time has arrived along with more outdoor activities.  Outdoor activities bring with them the increased exposure to biting and stinging insects and spiders. ...Read More

July:  Construction Zone Driving Safety
Spring and summer months promise construction zones along America's highways, byways, side streets and main drags. While beneficial in the long run, roadway construction can be inconvenient and quite dangerous unless drivers remember a few basic guidelines..... Read More

August:  School Zone Driving Safety
Each year, many children are injured or killed when they dart into the path of a car...... Read More

September:  Night Time Driving Safety
At night, vision is severely limited. Drivers lose the advantage of color and contrast that is available during the day and depth perception and peripheral vision are also diminished.  To improve your night vision and driving ability after sunset, the Motor Vehicle Lighting Council (MVLC) offer drivers these tips:..... Read More

October:  Smoke Detector
Every year in the United States, about 3,000 people lose their lives in residential fires. Most fire victims die from inhalation of smoke and toxic gases, not as a result of burns. Protect yourself and your family by regularly testing your smoke alarm batteries and replacing them at least once a year..... Read More

November:  Ladder Safety
During the winter months, families often use ladders to spread holiday cheer to the highest places, taking extra time to get those decorations just right. Unfortunately, as helpful as they are, people frequently underestimate the dangers associated with ladders......Read More

December:  Holiday Candle Safety
Candles may be pretty to look at but they are a cause of home fires - and home fire deaths. Remember, a candle is an open flame, which means that it can easily ignite anything that can burn......Read More