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Car Seats On A Plane

Car Seats On A Plane
... leg room, and is in a prime position to kick the seat in front. Another option for babies and toddlers is the CARES harness - the only FAA-approved safety harness to be used on flights for children in their own seats.  There are various other seat belt extenders and flight vests on the market, but you will not be allowed to use them during take-off and landing, and some airlines will not allow you to use them at all. With your carry-on chock full of snacks and distractions, (hint: use a detailed...
June 12th, 2010 | Corinne McDermott | Read More | Comments: 0
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Beach Fun & Safety With Kids

Beach Fun & Safety With Kids
Whether it’s a summer weekend or a vacation down South, the beach is a great place to be.  As with any outing with kids, you can’t sacrifice safety for fun – so here’s a few tips to ensure your family time at the beach creates only great memories. The only lobsters you want to see are the ones on your plate, so make sure you set up shop in the shade or under an umbrella.  Sunscreen is essential for everyone over 6 months, and hats are key for protecting eyes and saving scalps.  For those...
June 8th, 2010 | Corinne McDermott | Read More | Comments: 0
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Safety Tips and Tricks for Enjoying Sydney’s Beaches This Summer

Safety Tips and Tricks for Enjoying Sydney’s Beaches This Summer
... currents known as rips. If you are caught in a rip, remember not to panic. Swimming across it, rather than against it, should help you reach safety. If you start feeling in danger, raise your arm to alert the beach patrol and wait for help to arrive. While most of Sydney’s beaches have shark nets to protect swimmers, however blue bottles are common hazards in some waterways. If you are stung you should leave the water immediately and seek treatment from the lifeguards. They will likely apply ice...
November 29th, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
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Lighting up Lapa

... months, and it will be interesting to see how the reforms will impact on this unique neighbourhood. Tags: Announcements, News, nightlife, parties, safety, security ...
June 8th, 2009 | therioguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Announcements, News, nightlife, parties, safety, security

A Guide to Enjoying Sydney’s Beaches

... sure you see a lifeguard for treatment. A sting isn’t life threatening, but it does hurt! Image source: Joe Shlabotnik @ Flickr Tags: beach, safety, summer, sun, tips, Travel Tips - General Information ...
December 29th, 2008 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: beach, safety, summer, sun, tips, Travel Tips - General Information