November 2016 Consumer Safety Recalls

November 2016 Consumer Safety Recalls

Foreign MaterialH-E-B has issued a precautionary recall of its entire H-E-B Baby Food 2 pack 4 oz. cups product line. The H-E-B Baby Food 2 pack 4 oz. cups were removed from shelves out of an abundance of caution due ...

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How to Safely Thaw a Turkey

How to Safely Thaw a Turkey

While frozen, a turkey is safe indefinitely. As soon as it begins to thaw, bacteria that may have been present before freezing will begin to grow again. There are three safe ways to defrost a turkey: in the refrigerator, in ...

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Thanksgiving Food Prep & Storage Safety Tips

Thanksgiving Food Prep & Storage Safety Tips

Turkey time is here, but nothing can put a damper on Thanksgiving faster than food poisoning! An estimated 76 million cases of food poisoning occur in the U.S. each year, according to the FDA, and many of these cases occur ...

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19 Tips for Safe Holiday Travel

19 Tips for Safe Holiday Travel

Many of you will be spending the upcoming holidays away from home. Whether visiting family or taking a much needed vacation, these tips will help you get to and from your destination safely! Plan ahead. If driving, map out your ...

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9 Tips to Keep Your Home Safe From Holiday Burglars

9 Tips to Keep Your Home Safe From Holiday Burglars

The holidays are full of parties, gifts and special family time, but they also bring an increase in home burglaries. According to the FBI, nearly 400,000 burglaries occur during November and December alone.Home robberies are usually crimes of opportunity, so ...

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Childproof Your Holiday Decorations

Childproof Your Holiday Decorations

Bright lights, yummy treats, presents galore -- children love the holidays! But nothing can ruin this special season faster than an injury or accident. Keep your Mac Kid safe this holiday season by following these tips. CANDLES Battery-operated candles are ...

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