Category Archives: Safety Tips

April 11, 2024 – Andrew Finkelstein – Drive Safe

AGF talks with CBS6 Albany about safety reminders for drivers.” Watch on YouTube -->

A Warning for Parents: Vapes Aren’t Going Away

Vaping has become increasingly popular with middle and high-school aged kids. With sleek designs and -->

Safe Winter Driving Tips

Winter in the Hudson Valley brings picturesque landscapes blanketed in snow, but it also presents -->

General Importance of Vehicle Maintenance

No matter how much safety equipment you have or how well you drive, you are -->

Child Safety: Preventing Window Falls

As a parent or caregiver, one of the most important things you can do to -->

Does Texting at a Red Light Count?

Most states have hands-free laws prohibiting drivers from texting behind the wheel and with good -->

8 Ways to Prevent Dog Bites

Just got a new addition to the family? A dog can be a loyal companion -->

No Recall Issued for Popular Fisher-Price Seahorse Toy Despite Fire Safety Concerns

An investigation has revealed serious safety concerns about one of the most popular children’s toys -->

Blinds To Go Recall

Blinds To Go has voluntarily recalled about 200,000 custom made window shades. While no incidents -->

Child Safety Demonstration Shows Dangers of Hot Cars

According to experts, each year an average of 37 children die from heat-related deaths after -->

Pothole Accidents and Protecting Your Rights

‘Tis the Season of Pothole Related Accidents, What You Need to Know Pothole accidents are -->

Parents Are the Key to Safe Teen Drivers

All parents want to keep their children safe no matter how young or old they -->

Labor Day: Safe Driving Tips

As Labor Day approaches, many are excited for the long weekend and celebrations with family -->

July 4th Firework Safety Tips

Many New Yorkers will conclude Independence Day celebrating with fireworks. It’s not a surprise the -->

What You Should Know Before Using Your Home Generator

Those of us who call Upstate New York home are accustomed to severe weather that -->

Important Information for Parents About JUULing

Chances are you’re unfamiliar with the term ‘JUULing’ (we were too, until recently). A JUUL -->

Live Injury-Free

There’s a critical health threat that deserves our attention: preventable, serious and life-threatening injuries.  Accidental -->

Toxic Substances Used More Frequently Than you Think

Asbestos, one of the most recognized toxic chemicals used in the U.S. and abroad, kills -->

A Little Aggression behind the Wheel can have Lasting Effects, Tips to Prevent Road Rage

According to 66% of traffic fatalities are caused by some form of aggressive driving. -->

Tis The Season, Parking Lot Safety

Between the holiday music, festive lights and displays, and an influx of people out and -->