Health Advocate Blog

Category - Safety Tips

Vacation safely: Avoid mishaps by being prepared

Whether your vacation plans include a back-roads camping trip or flying to an international destination, experiencing even a minor health mishap can ruin your well-deserved time-off! As you’re packing the right clothing and gear for the activities...

Safely store and dispose of prescription drugs

When used as directed by your doctor, prescription medications can offer many benefits for those who need them. However, when taken by someone other than the patient or used inappropriately, they can be addictive or even dangerous. We all have a...

Basic fire safety tips to keep your family safe

Did you know…? U.S. fire departments respond to an average of one home fire every 86 seconds. Between 2011 and 2015, U.S. fire departments responded to an average of 358,500 home structure fires per year. These fires caused 12,300 civilian injuries...