Tag: Safety

Dec 12

Christmas Tree Safety Tips

Christmas Tree Safety Tips

Christmas is a time for holiday joy and merriment, but one injury could turn the season upside down. While it may be an immobile object, Christmas trees can pose a potential danger to those who fail to take the proper precautions. Check out these Christmas tree safety tips to help keep you safe this season. …

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Oct 25

Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips

The fall season is finally here, which means Halloween is right around the corner. Here are some useful Halloween safety tips from us here at Pfeiffer Used. Happy Halloween! Wear Comfortable Shoes Bare feet and plastic costume shoes are a recipe for disaster, especially when younger kids are involved. Trick-or-treat night involves a lot of …

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Sep 15

Car Seat Safety Tips

When people plan to have a baby, they often think about food, housing accommodations, money, and other things babies require to have a full, healthy life. But they rarely think about car seat safety, or rather think beyond simply installing one. Take a look at Pfeiffer Used’s top car seat safety tips to help make your children safer. 1 – Know the Car Seat’s History Don’t buy a car seat if you don’t know its full crash history. Any seat that is broken or has been in a crash should be replaced. 2 – Check the Label Check the label to see if the seat actually appropriate for your child’s age, weight, and height. Also check the expiration date to make sure it is still safe. Most safety seats expire after six years. 3 – Make Sure it is Installed Properly About 73% of car seats are not installed correctly. If you tug at the base, it should not move more than an inch. If you pinch the strap at your child’s shoulder, there should be no excess webbing. Carefully check the car seat manual twice to ensure the seat is installed properly. You can check online checklists as well.

When people plan to have a baby, they often think about food, housing accommodations, money, and other things babies require to have a full, healthy life. But they rarely think about car seat safety, or rather think beyond simply installing one. Take a look at Pfeiffer Used’s top car seat safety tips to help make …

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Feb 08

Be Aware of SUV Theft

As there is an increase in drivers with SUVs and the rapidly growing Crossover, there is an increase in stolen vehicles. A study was conducted by the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) to see which SUVs and Crossovers of the 2009, 2010, and 2011 model years were most prone to being stolen. The study period …

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