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Healthy tips to prevent allergies while dining out

Follow these “well-done” tips on how to prevent allergic attacks at restaurants

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Get charged up about battery safety

Staying safe with lithium-ion batteries

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How UL tests diapers with sophisticated sniff tests

An inside look at one of UL’s scientific product evaluations

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6 tips to stay healthy and avoid getting sick this winter

UL’s employee workplace health and safety expert weighs in on how to prevent the norovirus

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How to prepare for severe winter weather

Keep your family safe through blizzards, storms and extreme cold

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Protect yourself from counterfeit products and fraud when shopping online

9 tips when you’re making online purchases

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Are Connected Toys Putting Your Kids at Risk?

Key steps to take when shopping for kids

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Are food trucks safe? Here’s how to tell

5 ways to check

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The Dangers of Lasers in Toys and Other Products

Prevent serious eye injuries with these tips

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6 steps to stay safe when cooking for a crowd

Smart ways to safely cook large amounts of food this holiday season

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10 Ways to Keep Your Personal Info Private and Secure in Today’s Connected World

Here’s how to secure your connected devices

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Securing Your Vehicle: How to Prevent Keyless Entry Thefts and Other Key Fob Hacks

Must-knows about key fob security

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Electrical System Checklist: Help Ensure That Your Home’s Electrical System Is Safe

Use this list to look for problems to help prevent a house fire

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Have Natural Gas Appliances? Implement These Critical Safety Tips

Learn what to do if there’s a gas leak, know how to maintain your gas appliances, and other important information

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13 Spook-tacular Steps for Keeping Kids Safe on Halloween

A child’s risk of getting hit by a car doubles during this holiday. Here’s how to help keep children safe from cars and other hazards