Farmington, MI (PRWEB) June 13, 2014
Farmington Insurance Agency, based in Michigan, has been providing insurance solutions to individuals and families since 1868. This June is National Safety month, organized by the National Safety Council. In order to spread awareness for this month, as well as bring attention to and help prevent crucial safety concerns, Farmington Insurance Agency would like to offer tips and information for members of its community.
Each week of June will represent a specific safety issue. The first week of June is dedicated to preventing prescription drug abuse. Week two is focused on stopping slips and falls. The third week of June will focus on the importance of each person being aware of their surroundings in order to prevent accidents or injuries. Finally, the fourth week will be centered on preventing distracted driving.
- For local businesses:
o Make sure that complete and detailed safety procedures are outlined in your office and that each employee understands these measures.
o Hold regular safety training seminars for your company. Seminars should cover topics such as machine safety, fire prevention, ways to prevent slips and falls in the workplace, preventing workplace injuries, etc.
o Business owners should use this month as a reminder to make sure their business is properly protected in the event of an injury or accident. For more information about commercial insurance, general liability, and workers’ compensation packages, call Farmington Insurance Agency at 888-876-8170.
- For individuals and families:
o In order to prevent slips or falls in the home, all residents should make sure that staircases are well lit and free from obstacles. Ensure that all floors and carpeting are even.
o Secure any hazardous or poisonous substances in the home to prevent accidental poisoning or overdose. All medicines, cleaning supplies, and other materials should be kept in a safe location that is out of reach of children.
o Make an emergency plan for the family. This plan should include what to do in certain situations such as a fire in the house, power outage, or natural disaster.
For more information about safety at home or in the office, visit the National Safety Council’s website. Individuals and business owners are also encouraged to contact Farmington Insurance Agency to learn more about protecting their properties and other assets.
About Farmington Insurance Agency:
Farmington Insurance Agency, located in Farmington, Michigan, has been serving the insurance needs of residents and companies since 1868. The experienced and dedicated agents take the time to understand the specific insurance requirements and liabilities of each client. The agency can even tailor a policy based on each individual customer.