Summer is the season for grilling. However, an average of 8,900 home fires involving grills, hibachis, or barbecues occur each year in the United States. In 2014, 16,600 patients went to emergency rooms due to injuries involving grills, and 1,600 children under age five suffered thermal burns, caused by touching a hot surface. Safety aside,… Read More


Summer weather leads to rising temperatures. AAA reports that millions of Americans are expected to take road trips during the summer months. The Mid-Atlantic Foundation for Safety & Education encourages you to be prepared this summer and take the following precautions:     Check your tire pressure at least once a month and especially before… Read More