We all know that the world is no longer a safe place. Each day, hundreds of people get involved in catastrophes, accidents and plane crashes. There are natural calamities or disasters such as volcano eruptions, hurricanes, earthquakes, fires and floods and many more man-caused disasters that make our planet a dangerous place. However, occasionally, danger can be very close to you without you even knowing that. You will be surprised to know that simple, innocent-looking everyday things can pose danger to you and to your family. Here are some facts that will make you scared of everyday objects.
Over the course of 10 years, an average mattress can double in weight because of the accumulation of dust mite debris.
Red-Colored Grocery Items
Red-colored grocery items, such as strawberry yogurt and fruit punch, are frequently dyed with carmine, which is made from ground up bodies of cochineal beetles.
Beds can be dangerous. Each year, about 600 people die in the United States due to falling out of bed.
Elevators and Stairs
Elevators kill about 27 people each year, whereas stairs kill about 12,000 people.