Spring Forward & Test Your Smoke Alarms
As the clocks spring forward an hour on March 12, it’s a great way to remind yourself to check your smoke alarm batteries as well (not to mention your carbon monoxide detectors, too. It’s a well-proven fact that smoke alarms save lives, so it’s important to regularly make sure they’re in working order. For more info on Smoke Alarms, the Red Cross has some great safety tips on their website.
Ocean Safety Tips
As the weather warms and spring break begins, many kids (and adults) will be heading for the beach in the coming months. Now is the time to brush up on Ocean Safety with your family. Important tips such as swimming with a partner, wearing flotation devices and not swimming against the current could help save a life! For more helpful tips, visit our Ocean Safety page. More information on swimming, boating and surfing safety can be found at the CA State Parks page, as well.