Garages can be unsafe in all manner of different ways. From how easy it is for people to break into your garage and steal items to how well-stacked your belongings are in such a room, there will be many reasons as to why your garage might not be as safe as you thought.
In fact, it may be surprising, but thousands of people end up injured every year by their own garage door and therefore not only might you need to ensure that you have strong and sturdy metal garage doors to keep out potential intruders, but also that you have garage doors that are easy to close and that you regularly check them to make sure they are in good working order.
Should there be a problem with the garage door, it may be wise to look at replacements as soon as possible or, at the very least, get a professional in to repair such a door. Should they get stuck or should the balance be altered, it might be easy for the door to cause serious harm to individuals with little knowledge of how to deal with the problem.
Next, you will need to be sure that all children know how to correctly open and close steel garage doors. With such doors being heavy and sturdy, they can also simply cause problems if they are closed in the wrong manner, so be sure not to simply assume they will know what they are doing.
Finally, within the garage, make sure that all dangerous tools are stored out of reach of children and that you have storage that adequately and safely holds the items you need to store in the room. Many accidents happen in garages simply due to poor storage or from playing children knocking into units that are not as secure as they should be.