Entries by Kari Mortenson

Heatstroke: Children & Hot Cars

It’s a scary thing to think about, but the fact is it happens. It is crucial for parents and caregivers to be educated about the dangers of children and hot cars. According to the National Safety Council, “in 2018, 52 children died in hot cars. It was the deadliest year on record in the past […]

June is National Safety Month

June is National Safety Month, which, according to the National Safety Council, is a dedicated annual observance that “focuses on reducing leading causes of injury and death, at work, on the road and in our homes and communities.” The topics of focus in 2019 are Hazard Recognition; Slips, Trips and Falls; Fatigue; and Impairment. Hazard […]