For Your Safety

  Cooking fires move to leading cause of fire deaths

Mother remembers her young son lost due to a cooking fire with a book bag drive for other children to learn fire safety.

  Rescue teams from across NC training for flooding situations

  New ride-share service in Charlotte offers safer options for riders

  NC lawmakers look to keep drivers safer with hands-free driving bill

  Clear bags required for nighttime light rail travel this weekend

  How to prep your house before Hurricane Florence

  Back To School Safety: Ballistic Inserts for Backpacks

Continued Coverage

For Your Safety: Bicycle Safety in Uptown Charlotte

For Your Safety: Security at Large Gatherings

For your safety: Pros and cons of assisting police during confrontations

For Your Safety: Protecting your drink from drugs

For Your Safety - Today's Society of Perceived Security versus Real Security

For Your Safety: Lessons learned from Pulse Nightclub

For Your Safety: Video and Audio Devices and Your Privacy

Whether it's a baby monitor, a gaming station on your TV, an audio device in your living room or even, video and audio monitoring devices in your vehicle, you must be aware of how these devices work.

For Your Safety: Vacationing in Mexico

I'd like to share with you some safety and security concerns that surround any upcoming travel you may be considering to Mexico.

BLOG: Don’t ignore your ‘gut feeling’

I would be remiss this week if I did not write about safety at public events following the devastating attack at the Manchester Arena in England Monday night. So many people have asked me, “What could we have done if we had been there?”  Please understand that identifying a threat often only applies if you physically observe an individual that gives you a gut feeling that something isn’t right. As of this writing, not enough video surveillance footage...

BLOG: Daycare safety

Daycare centers have been in the news a lot lately.  Nothing is more important to us than the safety and security of our children, so I thought this would be a good topic to share. For expert advice on this topic, I turned to the folks at, an online community that connects caregivers and parents.  Here are five common issues they say that parents should look at regarding a safe daycare.  Let's explore each of these items. 1. Lack of Adequate Supervisio...

BLOG: Preventing abduction