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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11:31 ETAKA Announces GMP Standards To Protect Consumers From Adulterated Kratom Products

The American Kratom Association (AKA) published its "Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) Standards for the Manufacture of Kratom Products" to provide...


11:30 ETFMCSA Seeks Public Comment on Revising Current Hours-of-Service Regulations for Interstate Truck Drivers

The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) today announced that it is seeking public comment on...


10:30 ETFirefighting Foam Market Worth $867.7 Million by 2023

According to the new research report on "Firefighting Foam Market by Type (AFFF, AR-AFFF, PF, Synthetic Detergent Foam), End-use Industry (Oil & Gas, ...


09:00 ETAxis Communications, BriefCam, Lenel, Milestone and Ruckus Collaborate to Bring Greater Security and Connectivity to the 2018 Little League Baseball® World Series

Five leading manufacturers specializing in secure technologies have teamed to provide safety and security at the 72nd Annual Little League Baseball®...


08:41 ETWorld's Largest Swimming Lesson™ (#WLSL) 2018 Tackles Childhood Drowning with 603 Locations in 27 Countries, Sharing the Vital Message Swimming Lessons Save Lives™

WLSL 2018 scored big in its 9th year with the largest event on record including 41,814 participants at 603 locations in 27 countries. Bigger still?...


08:00 ETSchool is Back in Session - Five Back to School Tips for Drivers

It's back to school time for many states across the U.S. More pedestrians and vehicles will hit the streets, so it's important for drivers to slow...


08:00 ETPSTA Board of Directors Selects Maggie Goodrich as Chair

The Public Safety Technology Alliance (PSTA) Board of Directors recently selected Maggie Goodrich as Chair of the Board. Ms. Goodrich is the former...


07:03 ETThree Ways to Contribute to National Water Quality Month

Petri Plumbing and Heating, Inc., a family owned business serving New York since 1906, is offering Brooklyn homeowners impactful ways to contribute...


07:00 ETInsitu's ScanEagle UAS Proves Effective as a Wildfire Suppression Resource

Insitu, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company has been helping firefighters on wildfires in Oregon, providing information for fire...


10:12 ETBlue-Ribbon Panel of Third-party Experts Announced to Help Produce Industry Understand and Solve Problem of Seasonal Cyclospora Illness Outbreaks

John P. Olivo, President, Fresh Express, today announced the formation of a Fresh Express Blue-Ribbon Panel to be chaired by world-renowned...


00:01 ETU.S. News & World Report Unveils the Best Cars for Teens

U.S. News & World Report, publisher of Best Cars for Families and Best Cars for the Money, today unveiled the Best Cars for Teens. The new and used...


Aug 20, 2018, 19:30 ETHope and Challenges Remain One-Year After Hurricane Harvey Devastates the Coastal Bend

One year ago on Aug. 25, Category Four Hurricane Harvey slammed into the Texas Gulf Coast. The last major hurricane to hit the region was Hurricane...


Aug 20, 2018, 14:14 ETSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Bayer Aktiengesellschaft (BAYRY)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Bayer Aktiengesellschaft...


Aug 20, 2018, 12:55 ETCombined Insurance Sponsors K9s for Cops Display in the Magnificent Mile District

Combined Insurance participated in the Chicago K9s for Cops public art campaign by sponsoring a K9 display in the Magnificent Mile District in...


Aug 20, 2018, 12:38 ETWeather The Storm: Prepare For Natural Disasters With Trusted Security Solutions From The Master Lock Company

Last year, natural disasters in the U.S. cost homeowners and businesses a record $306 billion, according to the National Oceanic Atmospheric...


Aug 20, 2018, 12:00 ETDEKRA Partners With Las Vegas Metro Police Department to Promote Safety

Last month, DEKRA's Jiffy Smog-branded emissions testing stations in the Las Vegas area partnered with the Las Vegas Metro Police Department to...


Aug 20, 2018, 10:00 ETSafe Boating Campaign Shares Boating Safety Tips for Labor Day Weekend

The Safe Boating Campaign, a worldwide effort focused on responsible boating led by the National Safe Boating Council, shares important boating...


Aug 20, 2018, 09:08 ETRainbow International Offers Homeowners Tips On How To Prevent Permanent Water Damage

With the recent severe weather and flooding sweeping the nation, Rainbow International, a Neighborly company and the nation's leading residential and ...


Aug 20, 2018, 09:00 ETCallyo Announces Selection to ResponderXLabs Program

Callyo, a mobile law enforcement SaaS company, today announced that they have been selected to ResponderXLabs, a joint program developed by Amazon...


Aug 20, 2018, 08:39 ETTAPCO Launches New Connected Vehicle Interface at ITE Annual Meeting

Traffic & Parking Control Company, Inc. (TAPCO) – manufacturer, distributor and service provider of traffic and parking control products – today...


Aug 20, 2018, 08:04 ETNational Police Association Requests Investigation of San Jose, CA's Independent Police Auditor

The National Police Association has filed a request for an Investigation of San Jose, CA Independent Police Auditor (IPA) Aaron Zisser with the San...


Aug 20, 2018, 07:30 ETU.S. National Guard Aid Readiness Mission With Elbit Systems of America Solutions

Readiness is key to the men and women of the United States National Guard, and Elbit Systems of America, LLC aids that mission by providing...


Aug 18, 2018, 14:18 ETDallas Morning News Story Hurts Families of Fallen Officers

Because of the personal attack on me, Sgt. Demetrick Pennie, and the Dallas Fallen Officer Foundation and Texas Fallen Officer Foundation, as written ...


Aug 17, 2018, 15:32 ETCal/OSHA emite sanciones a compañía de publicidad exterior por accidente de descarga eléctrica de cartelera

Cal/OSHA ha emitido sanciones a una compañía de publicidad exterior por violaciones de seguridad graves después de que un trabajador sufrió...


Aug 17, 2018, 09:04 ETCall for Code campaign tops Social Voice of 610 Million People in support of Natural Disaster Preparedness & Relief

The Call for Code Global Initiative, created by leading philanthropic producer David Clark, CEO of David Clark Cause and powered by multinational...