Safety

Play it safe in the pool

July 3, 2010

Summer is officially here! For many of us, that means the ceremonial trip to the pool, beach or cottage for some fun, sun and the odd dip to cool off. But for many, these fun filled days end in tears. Water related injuries and deaths impact thousands of Canadian families each year and in most […]

Read the full article →

Top safety tips for June 29, 2010

June 30, 2010

Sun and safety go hand in hand, so today’s top 5 tips arrive just in time for the last day of school, and the start of summer holidays. Safety Tip #5 – Protect your children – Teach them to be ‘Street Smart’ via @kidshealth Safety Tip #4 – 5 Proven Ways to Prevent Heart Problems […]

Read the full article →

Top safety tips for June 24, 2010

June 25, 2010

Better safe than sorry, so read today’s quick tips and plan for a safe weekend! Safety Tip #5 Fire Safety Tips for Older Adults via @HomeSafetyXpert Safety Tip #4 Protect your child – BPA’s and Infants – what you need to know via @PureNaturalDiva Safety Tip #3 Too much sun? Refer to your Sunburn Instruction […]

Read the full article →

Safe from poison

May 31, 2010

“Get that out of your mouth!” If you’re a parent, I’ll bet you’ve only said this about 10,000 times to your child before the age of 5. I certainly have — but it isn’t always harmless objects that they reach for at every opportunity. Children have that adventurous tendency to explore the home and put […]

Read the full article →

Top 5 safety tips for May 28, 2010

May 28, 2010

It’s safety day at the blog! We’ve got a great home safety video arriving shortly, in addition to these 5 important safety tips to ponder this weekend: Safety Tip #5 Window Safety for Children via @HomeSafetyXpert Safety Tip #4 Health hazards in the water via @care2 Safety Tip #3 How to avoid dryer fires via […]

Read the full article →

Safety tips for Friday May 14, 2010

May 14, 2010

Got a spare 10 minutes? Add this handy list to your other To-Do list of things to accomplish this weekend. It’s well worth taking the time to review with your family. Keep them safe, secure and happy – it takes just a few minutes. Safety Tip #5 How to protect your home when traveling via […]

Read the full article →

Carbon Monoxide – are you at risk?

May 14, 2010

The protection of your family, your home and your valuables should always be top of mind, but there is a silent, invisible killer that does not get the attention it deserves – carbon monoxide. This tasteless, odourless gas is responsible for numerous deaths in Canada each year and sadly, people just aren’t getting the message […]

Read the full article →

Donating to the Heart & Stroke Foundation

May 3, 2010

This week’s episode takes us on the road to Guelph, Ontario to participate in a wonderful announcement in partnership with the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario. In support of the Restart A Heart, A Life Program and the Chase McEchern Tribute Fund, Reliance Home Comfort was thrilled to be a part of this initiative […]

Read the full article →

Top 5 safety tips for April 22, 2010

April 22, 2010

Let’s make this a safe weekend for everyone. With these simple safety tips, you can ensure your whole family plays safe around the home. Safety Tip #5 Summer Safety: Tips to prep your pool via @houseblogs Safety Tip #4 Prevent avoidable home accidents via @canadian_living Safety Tip #3 Child car seat safety via @TorontoPolice Safety […]

Read the full article →

Fire Safety 101

April 13, 2010

I’m not sure about you, but when it comes to safety in the home, I have no greater fear than the fear of fire. As parents of two small children, my wife and I are constantly on the hunt for potential hazards that we keep out of reach of these two young “explorers”. We’ve stopped […]

Read the full article →