We come across the words burglary, robbery, (and not quite as often) larceny, in our everyday interactions with people, the news, and social media. Well, hopefully not every day, but often enough that we may need to ask ourselves, ‘Do I even know what the difference is between the terms?’ Why are … Read more about Burglary vs. Robbery vs. Larceny – What’s the Difference?
According to Scholastic.com, one out of every 5 kids receives sexual solicitations online. This equates to 20% of all kids on the internet. Predators and cyber bullies target children and they can be a vulnerable, easy target if they don’t know what to look for. Teach them to recognize potential … Read more about How to Keep Kids Safe Online
Understanding what to look out for and how to prevent issues before they happen is extremely important to your success as a college student. Social and academic pressures will always exist and often lead to wrong decisions. Use this guide to help you make the right decisions. Many alcohol related … Read more about General Safety for Colleges and Universities
With all the excitement that surrounds heading off to school, it is possible to forget about keeping your valuables safe. Most college kids arrive on campus with thousands of dollars’ worth of personal property including small, easy-to-steal electronics. Laptops, cell phones, cameras, stereos, … Read more about How to Protect your Valuables on Campus
So, you’re headed off to college or university. You did your research and made your decision based on multiple factors – class size, campus setting, study programs offered, in or out of state, sport programs…the list goes on and on. There was a lot to consider, and each offered a different variety … Read more about Campus Safety Tips for Women
You never need a first aid kit, right? That is, until you need one. When an injury or accident happens, there is nothing worse than adding to the chaos by not having what you need to remedy the situation quickly. So let’s review a few things that every kit should have, and a few that are good … Read more about What Do You Need Inside a First Aid Kit
Older children can handle more direct information about possible dangers whereas younger children cannot. Teens can also process a higher level of information whereas young children should be told in more general terms - keeping them aware without scaring them. It is also important to … Read more about How To Talk To Kids About Safety