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Portable Heater Fire Safety

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Staying Vigilant In The Winter Months  Written by Douglas P. Skinner  MPA, NRP, NCEE,  It is that time of the year again.  Temperatures start to fall, and the weather turns cold and families and businesses start to use multiple types of…

Distracted Driving

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Distracted driving is becoming more apparent in the US. About nine people are killed every single day. In addition, there are over 1,000 injuries each day because of distractions while driving.   What are some types of distractions drivers face?…

Distracted Driving Remember: You Drive, You Text, You Pay.

Distracted Driving Author: Douglas P. Skinner, MPA, NRP, NCEE, LPI What is distracted driving?  It is driving when your attention is diverted from the driving activity.  The distracted driving can be talking, texting, using the phone, eating, drinking, adjusting the…

Using Ladders Safely

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Working With Ladders Safely The definition of ladders, according to Merriam-Webster Dictionary is as follows:  noun –  a structure for climbing up or down that consists essentially of two long sidepieces joined at intervals by crosspieces on which one may…

Winter Driving Safety Tips

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Winter Driving Can Bе Hazardous & Stressful Wind, snow, ice, and blizzard conditions increase the normal dangers of driving.  Thеrе іѕ а lot уоu саn do bеfоrе the winter driving season and during а storm tо protect уоurѕеlf and уоur family.…

Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce Small Business Awards

Small Business Awards- Home Based Business What an incredible honor!  Several months ago, we were notified that SCS Safety Health and Security Associates LLC had been nominated for the Small Business Awards through the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce.  We…

Winter Heating Safety

Warming Up For The Winter ~ Winter Heating Safety Winter is on its way, and the temperatures will be dropping.  Many of us will turning to turning on the heat, supplementing our heating with space heaters, maybe even enjoying the…