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8 Tips to Get Your Bike — and You — Ready for Spring

A safety checklist for road or trail riding.

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Water Leak Detectors Can Help Save Your Home from Disaster

A broken pipe or appliance can quickly do massive damage

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Fire Research: Improving Smoke Alarms and Saving Lives

Enhanced requirements better address nuisance signaling and the modern home furnishings

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7 Tips for Avoiding the Flu and Other Illnesses at Work

7 Tips for Avoiding the Flu and Other Illnesses at Work

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UL Sets Safer Standards for Portable Generators

When misused, today’s portable generators can release enough carbon monoxide to kill in minutes

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Is Your Wood Floor Coating Safe? A New Study Explains

Learn how to choose a safer wood floor coating, paint and other solvents

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Actions to Take Now During Flu Season

Prevention matters, as does knowing when to go to the ER

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10 Essential Winter Driving Tips

In ‘ice and snow, take it slow,’ and other advice from experts.

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4 Dangerous Home Heating Mistakes to Avoid

Stay safe and warm this winter

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The Tools You Need to Survive a Snowstorm

Pack a car winter kit today to stay safe

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How to Jump Start a Car

Dead battery? Get your vehicle running with these tips

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Weathering the Winter Camps

Chilling smartly and safely outdoors

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Clearing Up After the Holidays

Ways to stow away reusable decorations

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Help the Planet by Recycling Your Christmas Tree

6 ideas for putting your tree to good use after the holidays

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Close a Door, Save a Life

Increase Your Odds of Escaping A Home Fire