Summer Safety – part 3: Take extra care preparing and serving food

During the summer there is an increase in food-borne illnesses for a couple of reasons. One is that bacteria multiply faster in warmer temperatures. The other is because preparing food outside makes safe food handling more difficult. Below are two sites...

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Summer Safety – part 2: Be careful where you put your grill

This photo is from a fire the Duxbury Fire Department responded to earlier this month. When they arrived, flames were shooting over the roof of a one-story house. According to an article on WHDH's website, “Fire departments in Massachusetts responded...

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Summer is finally here; let’s make it a safe one! 

Summer, a time when barbecues, picnics and camping are frequent events, has finally arrived. With the fun of these activities come a few safety concerns. This is the first in a series of tips to help you safely enjoy...

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