2019 Helpful Holiday Safety and Shopping Tips from Senator Flanagan

John J. Flanagan

November 21, 2019

     To help make this year’s holiday season safe and enjoyable for all, my office organized this holiday safety section to help you protect your family, your home and your identity during this busy time of the year.

     The information below is designed to make it easier for you to have a pleasant holiday season.  From tips to protect you when you shop to links with information regarding home safety and toy recalls, this section is designed to put all the information you need in one convenient location.

     I hope you will feel free to contact my office at 631-361-2154 or e-mail me at flanagan@nysenate.gov if you have any questions or comments about this section or any state issue of importance to you and your family.

     And please have a great holiday season and a very Happy New Year.

                                                                                                         John Flanagan 

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This section will help link everyone to charities in our region that work to help those in need. 


Protecting Yourself From Identity Theft During This Holiday Season

While the holiday season is a great time for families, it can also be a great time for identity thieves

Please click here to get the latest information on protecting your personal information and your identity during this busy holiday season


Tips For Safe Holiday Shopping

This section is designed to provide you with important information to protect yourself while shopping this upcoming holiday season.

Please click here to access this section and for links to information from the New York State Consumer Protection Board and the United States Department of Commerce


Protecting The Children In Your Life

For the latest information on toy safety and recalls, please click here to get easy access to toy safety web sites across the country.

This section includes information from state and federal agencies and independent organizations devoted to toy safety.



Protecting Your Family and Your Home During The Holiday Season

Please click here to get information on the best ways to protect your family and your home from accidents during the holiday season.

This section includes information from state, county and federal safety organizations and will give you the ability to safeguard your home during the holidays.