Wed, Aug 24, 2011 2:29 PM
Video: Julie Rochman, president and CEO of the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety, discusses what it takes to secure a home in an earthquake.
Mon, Aug 22, 2011 5:31 PM by Science Nation
Video: Teams from the Disaster Research Center (DRC) go to devastated locations to learn more about how lives may be saved in the future.
Protecting People, Products and Places
Mon, Aug 22, 2011 4:23 PM by Clint Williams
We've got tips to help you prepare for an earthquake and how to survive one.
Mon, Aug 22, 2011 2:37 PM by Networx.com
Falls send 8,000 children to emergency rooms every day. Learn how to make your home safer.
Thu, Aug 18, 2011 1:07 PM by Ashley Chase
Try these 7 money-saving, safety-enhancing tips to make sure your home stays secure while you're out of town.
Wed, Aug 17, 2011 4:46 PM by Stephen Ursery
There are many ways families can prepare for a natural disaster. Experts say it's best to act now rather than waiting until a catastrophe is on its way.
Wed, Aug 10, 2011 3:30 PM by Sarah F. Berkowitz
Learn how to prepare for an earthquake, as well as how to respond before, during and after one occurs.
Wed, Aug 10, 2011 12:04 PM by Clint Williams
Those in the path of a tornado may have 15 minutes warning, if that. Preparation is critical for survival.
Wed, Aug 03, 2011 2:46 AM by Agence France-Presse
More than half of children's car seats sold in the U.S. contain hazardous chemicals, according to a study.
Mon, Jul 25, 2011 11:35 AM by Amy Norton, Reuters
Children left themselves less time to cross the street, misjudging how far away cars were from the crosswalk.
Tue, Jun 07, 2011 10:04 AM by Laura Moss
The presence of a lifeguard may make you feel safer at the pool, but there are some truths you should know.
Mon, Jun 06, 2011 6:08 AM by David Fogarty, Reuters
Other proposed changes to air port security include a three-channel screening system.
Mon, Mar 21, 2011 1:20 AM by Frederik Joelving, Reuters
Kids should sit in rear-facing car seats as long as they fit, or until age 2, pediatricians urge.
Wed, Dec 22, 2010 2:21 PM by Ben Berkowitz, Reuters
Insuring the gifts from '12 Days of Christmas' would cost nearly half a million dollars, 20 times what it could cost to buy the gifts.
Fri, Dec 03, 2010 12:35 PM by Katy Rank Lev
Everyone knows it makes planetary and fiscal sense to batten down the hatches in cold weather, but who says winterizing your home has to be boring? Check out these gadgets designed to reduce energy use and up your cool quotient.