Summer Safety Tips
Summer is synonymous with barbecues, parades and fireworks displays; but along with all the festivities are plenty of visits to emergency rooms-especially during July.
In 2013, eight people died and about 11,400 were injured badly enough to require medical treatment after fireworks-related incidents, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. In addition to causing injury, fireworks are also responsible for thousands of house fires each year with millions of dollars in property damage.
There is nothing like firing up the grill during the summer months! Did you know, July is the peak month for grills fires? A backyard barbecue can become dangerous quickly if proper safety precautions aren't considered. SERVPRO of Sarpy County wants you to have an enjoyable and safe summer. Consider the following tips to ensure your summer celebrations are disaster-free!