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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Sep 19, 2017, 10:15 ET Enhanced JustStand.org Offers More Data, More Tools

Ergotron, Inc., a leading provider of sit-stand workstations, today unveiled its newly designed JustStand.org. Well-known for its breadth of...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:00 ET CCHR Files Over 6,000 Complaints About Mental Health Abuse and Psychiatric-Pharma Violations of Human Rights

Citizens Commission on Human Rights International (CCHR), a 48-year mental health watchdog headquartered in Los Angeles, is calling for anyone who...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:00 ET Life360 expande su servicio de seguridad Driver Protect en las Américas

Life360, la aplicación líder mundial en localización familiar y seguridad en la conducción, anunció hoy que su servicio Life360 Driver Protect ya...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:00 ET Life360 expande seu serviço de segurança "Driver Protect" nas Américas

A Life360, proprietária do principal aplicativo de localização da família e de segurança ao volante do mundo, anunciou hoje que seu serviço Life360...


Sep 19, 2017, 09:43 ET TeenSafe Survey Shows More Than 90% of Parents Would Use Mobile App to Decrease Teen Distracted Driving

TeenSafe, the first and leading independent smartphone control and monitoring service for parents, carried out its first national parent survey on...


Sep 19, 2017, 08:48 ET ESFI and LPI Warn of Lightning's Lingering and Costly Threat to Property Owners

With the Atlantic Hurricane Season in full swing through November, the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) and the Lightning...


Sep 19, 2017, 08:35 ET High-Risk Alarm: Over 8000 Villagers of Rohingya Encircled by Hostile Racialists--Experts Declare 'Level-1 State of Emergency'

SINGAPORE, Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At least 8,000 inhabitants of two remote villages (out of the 5 surviving Rohingya villages of...


Sep 19, 2017, 08:30 ET Over 121,000 Investigated Cases of Child Abuse and Neglect in North Carolina

Early data shows there were over 121,000 investigated cases of child abuse and neglect in North Carolina during fiscal year July 2016 - June 2017,...


Sep 19, 2017, 08:00 ET Coca-Cola Consolidated Builds Driving Skills with the Lytx DriveCam® Video Safety Program

BevOps Booth #112 - Coca-Cola Consolidated has a lot at stake when their teammates leave the distribution center. In addition to a full load of...


Sep 19, 2017, 07:00 ET Police Officer's Software, Guardian Alliance Technologies, Aims to Upgrade Agencies With Turnkey Solutions

Guardian Alliance Technologies (GAT) announces the release of Guardian Software - its Background Investigation Management software developed by...


Sep 18, 2017, 17:28 ET Datos más recientes de la campaña Piscina segura, diversión asegurada: por lo menos 163 niños murieron ahogados en piscinas y spas este verano

Desde el Día de la Recordación de los Caídos (Memorial Day) hasta el Día del Trabajo (Labor Day) de 2017*, por lo menos 163 niños menores de 15...


Sep 18, 2017, 16:20 ET The Kroger Co. Supports Hurricane Recovery with $3.5 Million to Aid Associates, Food Banks and Disaster-Relief Nonprofits

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) and its family of stores announced today it has donated $3.5 million, to date, to support recovery efforts in regions...


Sep 18, 2017, 15:51 ET Latest Pool Safely Stats: At Least 163 Children Fatally Drowned in Pools and Spas This Summer

https://www.poolsafely.gov/news/latest-pool-safely-stats-at-least-163-children-fatally-drowned-in-pools-and-spas-this-summer/ From Memorial Day...


Sep 18, 2017, 13:12 ET Bob Leenen to Lead International Business Segment for MSA Safety

Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE: MSA) today announced the election, by the MSA Board of Directors, of Bob Leenen...


Sep 18, 2017, 13:00 ET Public Safety LTE Market set for 25.7% CAGR Explosive Growth to 2023 led by Hybrid LTE Deployment Model

Public Safety LTE market is forecast to reach $3,091.3 million by 2023 from $782.9 million in 2017 at a CAGR of 25.7% during (2017-2023) driven by...


Sep 18, 2017, 11:46 ET Daughtry boosts Habitat for Humanity's response to hurricanes Harvey and Irma

Rock band Daughtry is making a major contribution to Habitat Hammers Back, the initiative effort helping to repair and rebuild in the aftermath of...


Sep 18, 2017, 11:17 ET Los CDC y funcionarios de salud de Texas advierten acerca de una enfermedad vinculada a la leche cruda de una empresa de productos lácteos de Texas

Las personas que consumieron leche cruda o productos elaborados con leche cruda de una empresa de productos lácteos de Texas deben comunicarse con...


Sep 18, 2017, 11:02 ET Maryland to Transform Communications for Public Safety; Governor Hogan Approves Buildout Plan for First Responder Network

Governor Larry Hogan today announced Maryland will advance communications for first responders by opting in to the FirstNet and AT&T* plan....


Sep 18, 2017, 11:01 ET Over 180 Cities Participating in "Concert Across America to End Gun Violence"

This week, a coalition of gun violence prevention artists, activists and organizations will reprise last year's Concert Across America to End Gun...


Sep 18, 2017, 11:00 ET Natural High Shines the Light on Rising Drug & Alcohol Usage Amongst Teens with New Public Service Announcement

Natural High just released a new national Public Service Announcement to help bring to light a growing problem affecting teens across the U.S. –...


Sep 18, 2017, 10:54 ET USAA's Hurricane Irma and Harvey Relief Efforts Now Exceed $4 Million

USAA announced today at least $2 million in additional donations to support Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Harvey disaster response and recovery...


Sep 18, 2017, 10:20 ET IIHS and HLDI announce new president

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and the Highway Loss Data Institute are pleased to announce that Dr. David L. Harkey will become the...


Sep 18, 2017, 09:54 ET HSI y la H/3 Foundation lanzan una iniciativa de rescate y socorro de animales para las Islas Vírgenes Británicas tras el huracán Irma

Las organizaciones benéficas de alcance mundial dirigidas hacia los animales Humane Society International y H/3 Foundation Inc. han lanzado una...


Sep 18, 2017, 09:00 ET Safety Dynamics, Beeper Communications and Mantaro Networks Sign Strategic Technology Alliance to Support Public Safety and Gunshot Detection

Beeper Communications, Israel, Safety Dynamics, Inc. and Mantaro Networks, Inc. have entered into a definitive Letter Of Intent to form a Strategic...


Sep 18, 2017, 05:04 ET Charlotte, One Year Later

The City of Charlotte announces the launch of Charlotte, One Year Later – an opportunity to reflect on where Charlotte is today and to renew the...