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Amica shares 10 reminders for National Safety Month

Group practicing technique in CPR class

06/30/2016

LINCOLN, R.I. - June is National Safety Month, so Amica Insurance is sharing 10 reminders to promote wellness inside and outside the home.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the leading cause of death in 2015 for those ages 1-44 was unintentional injury. That’s why the National Safety Council recommends the following safety tips:

Be ready for the unexpected

  • Always watch children around water.
  • Keep emergency phone numbers nearby.
  • Become certified in first aid and CPR.


Safeguard your health

  • Keep medicine away from children.
  • Be aware of medication interactions.


Watch for danger

  • Secure furniture to avoid tip-overs.
  • Fall-proof the bathrooms of older adults.
  • Pay attention to where you are walking.


Make good choices behind the wheel

  • Practice driving with teens, even after they get a license.
  • Focus on the road instead of distractions.

About Amica Insurance

Amica Mutual Insurance Co., the nation’s oldest mutual insurer of automobiles, was founded in 1907. The company, based in Lincoln, Rhode Island, is a national writer of auto, home, marine and umbrella insurance. Life coverage is available through Amica Life Insurance Company, a wholly owned subsidiary. Amica employs more than 3,700 people in 44 offices across the country. For more information, visit Amica.com.

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