Why Focus on Safety?

Paying attention to safety maximizes your chances of living a long, healthy, and productive life.

young woman walking up public steps alone and checking cell phoneSafety extends far beyond your personal environment and includes the choices you make when traveling, engaging in online and recreational activities, and going to school or work. By avoiding unnecessary risk, minimizing hazardous behaviors, and getting to know the resources available for when you need help, you can begin to create a safer life for yourself and those around you.

But first let's consider the following environmental factors, which impact your health in multiple ways: