MASSACHUSETTS HAS DECLARED SATURDAY, JULY 4 AND SUNDAY, JULY 5 - FREE SALTWATER FISHING DAYS FOR RECREATIONAL FISHING IN THE MARINE WATERS OUT TO 3 MILES. PLEASE WEAR YOU LIFE JACKETS AT ALL TIMES!! HAVE A HAPPY 4TH OF JULY FROM VAUGHN INSURANCE.
PROMOTE A SAFE JULY 4TH
Do you know that almost 40% of all fireworks injuries are caused by sparklers and firecrackers? They seem harmless in comparison to the big sonic boomers and are often given to young children. Promote a Safe Independence Day using these tips: * Never allow young children to play with or ignite fireworks. * Make sure fireworks are legal in your area before buying or using them. * Keep a bucket of water or a garden hose handy in case of fire or other mishap. After fireworks complete their burning, ...
Summer safety - road trips
Make sure your car is ready by checking the following: * Tire pressure * Battery - over 3 years old * Check ALL fluids (under hood) * Windshield wiper blades Don't forget to: * Buckle Up * Consider a seat belt harness for pets * Stop and stretch evry couple of hours * Keep a 3 to 5 seconds behind the car in front of you
There is nothing like outdoor grilling. It's one of the most popular ways to cook food. But, a grill placed too close to anything that can burn is a fire hazard. They can be very hot, causing burn injuries. Follow these simple tips and you will be on the way to safe grilling. SAFETY TIPS **Propane and charcoal BBQ grills should only be used outdoors **The grill should be placed well away from the home, deck railings and out from under eaves and overhanging ...
Sprinting into Spring Safety
Spring cleaning is worth the effort. A little tidying up now can save you from hassle or even disaster. . Inspect smoke detectors and replace batteries . Replace all high-intensity light bulbs (like incandescent) with fluorescent, they're not as hot . Has your fire extinguisher expired? . Clean or replace your furnance filter . Clean the clothes dryer exhaust duct and space under the dryer . Time to have the air-conditioning system inspected by a professional and given a tune-up Enjoy a safe Spring!
HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND!!! MOTORCYCLIST PLEASE REMEMBER THAT YOU NEED TO GET YOUR BIKE INSPECTED BY THE END OF MAY. ALSO, PLEASE CHECK, TO MAKE SURE YOUR REGISTRATION IS CURRENT. BE SAFE.
Although we love taking our pets for a ride on a nice summer day, please make sure, if you do take them that they aren't left in the vehicle. The temperatures can cause dehydration and possibly death!