Your Home Safe Home

Item#: A2006


by Nancy Harvey Steorts (Author)

Paperback Edition


●Adapted from leading consumer protection expert Nancy Harvey Steorts’ popular "Safe Living in a Dangerous World" (Capital, 2003), "Your Home Safe Home" takes you on a room-by-room inspection of a house with checklists of safety tips and things to watch for.

●Follow the advice on these pages to guarantee the safety of everyone in your family—from the youngest to the oldest. Pass it along to a new owner, or use it to judge whether you want to buy a particular house—based on its safety. As an added bonus, "Your Home Safe Home" gives tips for safe food handling, holiday celebrations, weather protection, even disaster planning.

●Includes “Home Safe Home Checklists” ––a new selling tool for your home––for recording safety conditions …or a buying condition for a new home

●Covers everything fire and electric safety to holiday, senior, and child safety

●Author is national spokesperson for safe products

●In the current real estate market, the safety of your home can be a real selling advantage.


And for those who are looking to buy, and those who have chosen to stay, home safety is imperative.


About the Author

Nancy Harvey Steorts was Chairman of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission during the Reagan administration. Since then, she has become an international expert on safety, a television commentator and media spokesperson, and gives workshops and seminars on safety issues to Fortune 500 corporations and national organizations. She is the author of "Safety & You" (Syracuse, 1999).


Product Details

Series: Capital Ideas (Capital Books)

Paperback: 212 pages

Publisher: Capital Books; 1 edition (March 1, 2009)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 1933102764

ISBN-13: 978-1933102764

Product Dimensions: 5.4 x 0.5 x 8.3 inches

Shipping Weight: 8 ounces 

Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #11,164,451 in Books

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