Public Safety This category contains the most recent news regarding public safety, including policy decisions, legislation, and education efforts. Find releases encompassing road safety, food safety, workplace accident prevention, product recalls, testing standards, and awareness campaigns. Also included are stories about crime rates, law enforcement efforts, alcohol and drug abuse health alerts, anti-contamination measures and disease control.

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Mar 20, 2017, 16:10 ET Riviana Foods Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Certain Manufacturing Date And UPC Number Of Ronzoni® Thin Spaghetti Due To Possible Undeclared Egg Allergen

Riviana Foods Inc. is voluntarily recalling 610 cases of certain coded Ronzoni® Thin Spaghetti cartons that may contain an egg fettuccine product....


Mar 20, 2017, 15:30 ET Crystal Group brings IoT capabilities to rugged environments as Intel® Internet of Things Solutions Alliance General Member

Crystal Group Inc., a trusted designer/manufacturer of rugged commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) and custom computers, displays, switches, and storage...


Mar 20, 2017, 15:15 ET Union Pacific Implores Photographers: Do Not Take Pictures On or Near Railroad Tracks #photosafety

Continuing its outreach that launched nearly two years ago, Union Pacific implores photographers and the entire photography community to not take...


Mar 20, 2017, 14:58 ET Simmons Hanly Conroy Renews $100,000 Pledge to Support the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization

Simmons Hanly Conroy, one of the nation's largest mass torts firms, is pleased to announce that the firm has renewed its annual $100,000...


Mar 20, 2017, 14:42 ET Pennsylvania DCNR Secretary Urges Caution in the Outdoors to Prevent Wildfires

With the start of spring and Wildfire Prevention Week, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn warns the...


Mar 20, 2017, 14:20 ET Norfolk Southern safety train begins 23-city tour to educate first responders

Norfolk Southern's (NYSE: NSC) safety train will stop in 23 cities during 2017 as part of its Operation Awareness & Response (OAR) program,...


Mar 20, 2017, 13:39 ET Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Welcomes Hundreds to Annual Alcohol Education Conference on Prevention of Dangerous and Underage Drinking

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) today opened its annual two-day alcohol education conference, bringing together more than 300...


Mar 20, 2017, 13:27 ET $39.5 Million Landmark Verdict Involving Illegal Fire Escape

A Manhattan jury awarded a 30-year-old former NYU student a record-setting $39.5 million after she fell through an unguarded "vertical ladder" fire...


Mar 20, 2017, 11:44 ET JTT Industrial Drone is Guarding the Coast of Australia, Protecting People From Shark Attacks

Technology development is the most important force driving mankind forward. As great high-tech innovations are changing people's lives, the drone...


Mar 20, 2017, 11:28 ET Miami High School Wins National "Seat Belts Save Challenge"

Students at Our Lady of Lourdes High School in Miami created a prize-winning campaign that increased seat belt usage among students by 10 percent,...


Mar 20, 2017, 11:14 ET German Chancellor Visits DERMALOG

At this year's CeBIT Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel visited the Hamburg-based biometrics manufacturer DERMALOG. The Chancellor came to the DERMALOG...


Mar 20, 2017, 10:33 ET Michelin Drives Tire Safety Action with AAMVA Best Practices Update

Michelin and the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), the global governing body for motorsports, have secured the commitments of 40...


Mar 20, 2017, 09:15 ET Public Safety and Law Enforcement Officers Protected with COPsync Network

The first three Trump Administration Executive Orders related to restoring public safety and protecting law enforcement. COPsync, Inc. (NASDAQ:...


Mar 20, 2017, 09:00 ET LEM Products, Inc. Celebrates 50 Years in Business with Relocation and Expansion

LEM Products, Inc. owner and CEO Maureen O'Connor announces the relocation and expansion of the company to a new 43,000 square foot facility in...


Mar 20, 2017, 09:00 ET SuperCom Wins $3.7 Million National Electronic Monitoring Contract in the Czech Republic

SuperCom (NASDAQ: SPCB), a global provider of secure solutions for the e-Government, Public Safety, HealthCare, and Finance sectors, today...


Mar 19, 2017, 15:41 ET Fire Sprinklers Save Multiple Buildings Near Construction Site Fire In Raleigh

Last Friday's construction site fire in Raleigh, NC was a devastating incident for the City of Raleigh and all those impacted. News outlets and...


Mar 18, 2017, 13:52 ET Paris Orly Airport Shooting: Travel Insurance Company Explains Coverage Based on What We Know Now

On Saturday, March 18, 2017, Paris Orly Airport suspended air traffic and closed incoming roads when a man was killed after seizing a...


Mar 18, 2017, 10:21 ET Nutiva Voluntary Recall for Undeclared Peanuts in Organic Plant Based Protein Superfood 30 Shake Vanilla Flavor

Nutiva, an Organic Superfoods company, has initiated a voluntary product recall of the following Organic Plant Based Protein Superfood 30 Shake -...


Mar 17, 2017, 16:30 ET RELM Wireless Announces Kyle Cerminara Appointed Chairman of the Board

RELM Wireless (NYSE MKT: RWC), manufacturer of the BK Radio, today announced that Kyle Cerminara has been appointed Chairman of the Board to...


Mar 17, 2017, 08:00 ET SmartDrive Transportation Intelligence Expert to Participate in Driver Safety Panel at the International Conference on Managing Fatigue

SmartDrive Systems, a leader in driving performance solutions that reduce collisions and improve fuel efficiency, today announced that SmartDrive...


Mar 16, 2017, 14:17 ET Auto Manufacturers Refuse To Take Responsibility For Their Robot Car Failures

The Safe Autonomous Vehicles (SAVe) Campaign today announced that out of more than a dozen automakers it challenged to take responsibility for...


Mar 16, 2017, 14:14 ET Court Unseals Documents and Grants Class Certification in Case against General Electric Company Alleging Dangerous Potential of Microwave Glass Doors to Spontaneously Shatter and Explode

On March 8, 2017, a United States District Court judge ordered that General Electric Company ("GE") could no longer conceal consumer complaints of...


Mar 16, 2017, 09:17 ET COPsync911 - The Technology that Works Even When Cell Phone Service Fails

The COPsync911™ threat-alert system enables emergency alerts to be sent from at-risk facilities such as schools, colleges and universities and...


Mar 16, 2017, 09:00 ET Armor Express Announces New Prestigious Customers in California; Company Awarded Body Armor Contracts from the San Francisco Police Department and San Francisco Sheriff's Department

Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. ("Armor Express"), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, announced...


Mar 16, 2017, 08:01 ET Drug Take-Back Service Now Available Nationwide

An effective, easy-to-use, drug take-back program is now available nationwide to physicians and their patients for safe, convenient and legal...