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Develop a Home Fire Escape Plan

01/01/2017 - (This article first appeared in the January-February 2017 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine.)

Fire can spread rapidly through your home, leaving you little time to escape safely. Your family’s ability to get out depends on their knowledge of home fire safety and developing an escape plan that everyone is familiar with and has practiced.

Understanding Climate Change

11/01/2016 - (This article first appeared in the November-December 2016 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine.)

Climate change is defined as “Any significant long-term change in the expected patterns of average weather of a region (or the whole Earth) over a significant period of time. These changes may take tens, hundreds or perhaps millions of years. These changes can be caused by processes inside the Earth, forces from outside (e.g. variations in sunlight intensity) or, more recently, human activities.”