safety

Bicycle

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Pedestrians, bicyclists and motorists all need to pay more attention while driving, especially at crosswalks, school zones and in other high traffic areas. It’s up to all of us to make a difference. It really is a matter of life or death. Learn more at www.LifeOrDeathIllinois.com Video of...
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Dig

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Planning on doing some digging in your hard but don’t know where wires or pipes may be? Calling 811 is the most important step! Call 811 at least a few days before you start any digging project. Whether you are planning to do it yourself or hire a professional, smart digging means calling 811...
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Police

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Have you ever head of Scott's Law? It's also called the Move Over Law. Illinois law requires all drivers to yield to emergency vehicles on the side of the road. Check out the PSA below to find out what you need to know as a motorist in Illinois to help keep roadside workers and emergency responders...
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Winter Driving

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Winter is just around the corner. Here’s some tips you need to know: Do not travel during bad weather unless absolutely necessary. I f you do have to make a trip, check the forecast and make sure someone is aware of your travel route. Prepare an emergency car care kit that contains jumper cables,...
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Construction

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Last year, there were 4,373 crashes in Illinois Work Zones. These are 100% avoidable. We're all responsible. You can make a difference by simply PAYING ATTENTION ... it's a matter of Life or Death. Life or Death Illinois is a campaign developed by the Illinois Department of Transportation to...
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Drunk Driving

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Deaths on Illinois roadways due to drunk or buzzed drivers are on the rise. Each year in Illinois, over 300 people die in drunk driving crashes. T hat means everyone you know, including yourself, are at risk. It’s up to you to choose life ... or death. L earn more at www.LifeOrDeathIllinois.com #...
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Sleeping baby

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While you may think it’s a good thing to sleep with your baby in bed, it really isn’t. In fact, it could be deadly for the child! The Illinois Departments of Children and Family Services reminds the public about the dangers of co-sleeping with infants in PSA below… Video of Safe Sleep PSA
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Hotline

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If you suspect a child is being abused or neglected, call Indiana's Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline today. It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. You do not have to be afraid anyone will find out who made the report because you can report abuse and neglect anonymously...
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Baby Bath

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Drowning is the leading cause of unintentional death for children ages one to four. Most drownings result from inadequate supervision when a caregiver becomes distracted by a phone, doorbell or other children. Young children drown quickly and silently in as little as one inch of water. For every...
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Crib

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Sleep suffocation is the leading cause of reported child deaths in Illinois. Your baby should not sleep in a bed, couch or chair with anyone, even other children. If you breastfeed in bed, soothe your baby back to sleep while standing and return her to crib when she is finished. Always place your...
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