Tagged: safety

How Masks Protect Us From the Coronavirus

Masks protect us. That shouldn’t be a surprise at this point, but since there’s been so much confusion about what masks do, and there are a lot of myths floating around about them, it’s time...

Reminder: Sunscreen Spray Can Be Flammable

Aerosol sprays are often flammable, including many sunscreens and bug sprays. They say so right on the label, in small print, which I’m going to guess you generally don’t bother reading as you’re sunscreening...

How risky is a hug right now?

“Can I get a hug?” It’s a simple question for a simple act that’s been especially missed because of COVID-19 distancing. “Human beings need social contact,” says Dr. Eugene Beresin, executive director of The...

How to Not Lose Your Kids When Traveling

The reality of traveling with children is that they have so much energy and excitement and it keeps them moving—sometimes in the opposite direction. And then you get distracted for a half second, turn...

Would You Go to a Movie Theater Right Now?

Time, space, people, place. As businesses open and events start happening again, I keep thinking about those factors. Spending a lot of time in an enclosed space with lots of other people is not...

Please Don’t Disinfect Your Skin

You don’t need to sanitize your groceries, you definitely shouldn’t wash your produce in disinfectants, and I really hope you’re taking our advice to not inject bleach. It’s time to add one more thing...

Hyundai launches technical training in collaborative robotics

Newly created company Hyundai Robotics has launched technical training programmes to teach people about collaborative robotics. The compnay held its first “collaborative robot technical training” recently for dealers and employees, and used Hyundai’s own...

The Best Apps for Safer Protesting

We’ve talked about the settings you need to know to keep your phone, your data and yourself safe and secure when protesting. If you do choose to use your device during a protest, there...

Is It Safe to Rent a Car Right Now?

Summer is traditionally the best time to take a long-distance drive—whether you’re visiting family and friends, heading to a theme park or just getting away from it all, there’s nothing like a road trip....