Thursday, June 01, 2017 1:45:00 PM
On average, 37 kids die in hot cars every year in the United States, according to San Jose State University's Jan Null.
Incidents spike between Memorial Day and Labor Day, when almost three kids die each week. In 2016, more than twice as many... Read More
Monday, February 13, 2017 4:36:00 PM
Common sense tells us that leaving a car idling and unattended could lead to its quick disappearance. But in cold weather, many Ohioans would rather run the risk than sit in a cold car while warming it up.
The Ohio Insurance Institute (OII)... Read More
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 2:41:00 PM
Ohio drivers beware. Your risk of colliding with deer may be on the rise, according to officials at the Ohio Insurance Institute (OII), Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR)-Division of Wildlife, Ohio Department of Public Safety (ODPS) and the ... Read More
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 2:05:00 PM
Under Ohio law, homeowners don’t have a legal obligation to shovel sidewalks due to a natural accumulation of snow and ice, but this doesn’t mean they shouldn’t at least try to maintain them.
In December 1993 the Ohio Supreme Court upheld this... Read More
Friday, November 06, 2015 4:09:00 PM
We use 9-volt batteries to power our smoke alarms, household items and toys. They can be found in most homes. But these batteries can be a fire hazard if not stored safely or disposed of with care.
9-volt batteries can be... Read More