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From My Lazy Chair: Safety Matters - Facts About Fire You Don't Know

From My Lazy Chair: Safety Matters - Facts About Fire You Don't Know: It’s normal for anyone to be sceptical or lackadaisical towards undertaking an exercise he or she has little knowledge about. Our attitudes...

Safety Matters - Facts About Fire You Don't Know

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It’s normal for anyone to be sceptical or lackadaisical towards undertaking an exercise he or she has little knowledge about. Our attitudes in such situations are quite pronounced due to fear of the unknown. But when you have been informed adequately about the activity you have to undertake, you approach it with a lot of confidence. Imagine how you feel when all of a sudden fire started in your room. In the first instance, you’re most likely to panic. That is why it is very important to know how fires start in the first place. This is what we want to discuss today.
Fire can be started by the presence of three (3) main things:
ØFuel – any solid, liquid or anything that contains carbonaceous substance.
ØOxygen – ever presence in the atmosphere.
ØHeat – this comes from heat energy sources such as mechanical, chemical, nuclear, solar and electrical.
Some people refer to these three elements as Fire Triangle. When these three elements come together, it leads to a process we call burning or com…

The Importance of First Aid Kit

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Those of us who have been involved in sporting activities or associated with sporting events are very much familiar with what used to be called ‘First Aid Box’ in our early days of schooling. If your school never had one, you must have been to the same school us me. Don’t worry too much about that. ‘First Aid Box’ as we used to call it is now known as ‘First Aid Kit.’ 
But has it ever occurred to you First Aid Kit it’s a must have item for every home. It is one important thing most if not all of us, overlook. We don’t really see its usefulness. It is only when we sustained some minor injuries that we run to the pharmacy shops. You don’t need a very big First Aid Kit for your home. All that you need is a small kit with basic first aid items. Just visit a pharmacy near you and speak to the attendant to help you put one together for your personal safety and that of your family. http://nzikpidordorblog.wordpress.com
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From My Lazy Chair: Safety Matters – Do You Have First Aid Kit In Your...

From My Lazy Chair: Safety Matters – Do You Have First Aid Kit In Your...: Those of us who have been to school and have been involved in sporting activities or associated with sporting events are very much fami...

From My Lazy Chair: Safety Matters – What is Housekeeping?

From My Lazy Chair: Safety Matters – What is Housekeeping?: Each one of us may have had to walk in a dark unfamiliar environment with or without light at one point or the other. Irrespective of t...

Safety Matters – What is Housekeeping?

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From My Lazy Chair: Safety Matters – Key Health and Safety Terms You M...

From My Lazy Chair: Safety Matters – Key Health and Safety Terms You M...: The study of health and safety covers a wide range of subject areas from chemistry, physics and biology to engineering, psychology, s...

Safety Matters – Key Health and Safety Terms You Must Know

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