Statistics gathered by the Federal Bureau of Investigation* show some alarming statistics: In 2009, there were approximately 2.2 million burglaries in the United States, with almost 73% of those being residential burglaries. Burglary accounted for 23...

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So you´ve invested in a home security system. That´s terrific, but are you sure that your system is working correctly? If you have never tested your system, or if it has been a while, it´s time to test your...

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According to the National Safety Council, falls are one of the leading causes of accidental injury in the United States, accounting for approximately 8.9 million trips to the emergency room each year. The risk of f...

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Earlier this month, roughly 80 residents of a condominium complex in Calgary were forced to evacuate due to dangerously high levels of carbon monoxide. While this happened in Canada, the U.S. Fire Administration...

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If you´re planning to head out for a night on the town and you´re thinking about letting your child stay home alone, keep a few essential things in mind. Is Your Child Responsible? First, ask yourself if your child is ready for the responsibilities that come...

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If you have kids, you know how important it is to do what you can to keep them safe. This means in addition monitoring them when you're outside of the house, it's important not to overlook safety at home - this can be critical to keeping your entire family protected.   Th...

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Improving your family´s home security by installing devices like an ADT monitored home security alarm will help protect your home and loved ones. Further, exploring the interior of your home to identify all possible points-of-entry and possible security breaches will help you gain a better sense of what areas in ...

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As much as we’d love to believe that our home is a fortress, extra precautions can always be taken to better ensure our safety. In the case of unique circumstances, however, being reactive is just as important as being proactive. Here are ten scenarios that should ...

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Understanding the importance of security means understanding your area's risk. Because of widely varying economic and demographic profiles, identifying your individual danger can help determine whether a security system is worth the investment. For the fol...

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Human beings love stability. Settling down in an ideal location and grow old there is an idea that’s both attractive, and rare. Moves are inevitable in our long lives and knowing what you’re in for is a key part of the process. Here are eight essential questions to ask before uprooting your family, your career, and your p...

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