Fire Safety Tips for the Home

Fire Safety Tips for the Home

We’re so glad Fire Prevention Week occurs every October because it provides a perfect opportunity for all of us to review our household fire safety

Audible GFCI from Leviton

Audible GFCI's

Leviton has introduced a GFCI outlet with an audible trip alert that sounds an alarm to let you know the GFCI has tripped.

How to protect your home from burglaries - Leviton Blog

How to protect your home from burglaries

Here’s a scary statistic – a home burglary occurs every 15 seconds in the United States.

Blackouts - Leviton Blog


Blackouts and brownouts as well as power loss due to hurricanes are common issues during the summer and sometimes they can last for days.

New 2014 NEC Requirement - Leviton Blog

New 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC®) Requirement for SPDs on Emergency Power Panels

There is a new requirement in the 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC®) requiring surge protection for Emergency Power Panels.

Electrical Safety Tips for Kids

Electrical Safety Tips for Kids

As a national child safety expert, I hear from parents all the time that they’re surprised by something that their child has done.

Universal Design - Leviton Blog

Universal Design Makes Living Easier for Every Age and Ability

Have you ever heard the phrase Universal Design?  If you haven’t, chances are you will soon. The U.S.

Designing a Safe Nursery - Leviton Blog

Designing a Safe Nursery

One of the best things when you’re pregnant is designing the nursery and deciding on the theme.

National Safety Month - Leviton Blog

National Safety Month

June is National Safety month, and Alison Rhodes-Jacobson, The Safety Mom, has a host of tips, tricks, and advice on electrical and home safety. When...

DIY Home Safety Makeovers - Leviton Blog

DIY Home Safety Makeovers

Along with blogging and speaking about safety issues as The Safety Mom, I’m the founder of Safety Mom Solutions, a baby proofing company servicing