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Mabels Features - Security & home safety

Silver Surfer Online Safety

We all know that we need to keep ourselves safe on the internet, but knowing how to do this is slightly harder. more

Fire Kills Campaign offers free home fire risk checks for older people

With latest statistics revealing that over 1,100 people aged 75 and over were injured or killed in accidental house fires in England in 2006 , the Fire Kills campaign is asking older people, and those who support them, to consider how well protected they are, from fire this Grandparents' Day, (5th October). more

What to do in the event of a fire

For the purposes of potentially claiming on your home insurance, it's by no means a terrible idea to keep receipts, or take digital photos of individual items around the house that you may have to claim for. more

Home safety services and tips - Elderly no longer safe in their homes

Over 65's shown as the most susceptible to injury and death in the home more

Crime Prevention

Burglary against older, vulnerable people is particularly distasteful – but older people are generally at a lower risk of burglary, compared to younger people.

Holiday Scams and Thieves Exposed

The holidays bring joy and a sense of well-being for most people. With the numerous parties, activities, family get-togethers, and holiday shopping, you may find that you are very busy and may not pay attention to potential scams and rip-offs. Here are some tips that will keep you and your money safe during the holidays: more

Identity Theft and Credit Reports

If you have a computer with any personal details on it, I can do no better than refer you to the helpful article below... please read and consider VERY CAREFULLY the all information included. more

HOME SECURITY - Your home is your castle.

Unfortunately, far too many householders have to experience the loss and distress of being burgled. more...


Every year some 2.8 million people in the UK find themselves visiting the A & E department because of an accident at home. About the same number visit their own GP for treatment. Though you probably wouldn't realise it from the media, more accidental deaths occur in the home than on the road - about 3000 a year. more...

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