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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17:34 ET The Law Offices of James C. Dezao discusses boating accidents and safety for New Jersey Summer

Summer is quickly approaching, temperatures are heating up, and thousands of individuals are itching to get out on the water of the New Jersey...


12:51 ET IXP Corporation Selected To Manage 911 Emergency Dispatch Center In Webster County, Iowa

IXP Corporation—a prominent national public safety and emergency communications solutions provider—has been awarded a five-year contract by the...


12:45 ET InventHelp Inventor Develops Enhanced Protection Ankle Monitor (PIT-797)

"I know a family member of a police officer who was shot by a man with a PFA who killed the officer's partner, his pregnant girlfriend, and himself," ...


11:08 ET 45% of American Adults Doubt Vaccine Safety, According to Survey

A recent online survey of more than 2,000 U.S. adults, conducted by The Harris Poll on behalf of the American Osteopathic Association, revealed that...


11:08 ET Lightning: The Weather Threat that Affects Most People, in Most Regions, Most of the Time

Despite being the weather threat that impacts the most people, most of the time and in most areas of the U.S., lightning remains a misunderstood and...


10:59 ET AT&T Invests More Than $325 Million Over 3-Year Period to Boost Local Networks in Minnesota

At AT&T1, we've invested more than $325 million in our Minnesota wireless and wired networks during 2016-2018, including nearly $250 million in the...


09:00 ET Communication Technology Services (CTS) partners with Sitetracker to scale DAS deployments

Sitetracker, the project and asset management standard for infrastructure owners and operators like Verizon, SAC Wireless, and Tilson Technology, is...


09:00 ET AT&T Invests Nearly $825 Million Over 3-Year Period to Boost Local Networks in South Carolina

At AT&T¹, we've invested nearly $825 million in our South Carolina wireless and wired networks during 2016-2018. These investments boost reliability, ...


08:36 ET American Pyrotechnics Safety & Education Foundation Releases New Sparkler Safety Video

Fireworks are as American as baseball, hotdogs and apple pie. Since the founding of our country, families have taken to their backyards and...


01:01 ET AT&T Invests More Than $600 Million Over 3-Year Period to Boost Local Networks in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos

At AT&T1, we've invested more than $600 million in our Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos wireless and wired networks during 2016-2018. These investments...


01:01 ET AT&T Invests Nearly $175 Million Over 3-Year Period to Boost Local Networks in El Paso

At AT&T1, we've invested nearly $175 million in our El Paso wireless and wired networks during 2016-2018. These investments boost reliability,...


Jun 21, 2019, 19:49 ET No hablar de salud mental esta matando a los hombres

Tu salud mental es inseparable de tu salud física. No es un concepto revolucionario, pero lo sorprendente es la estigmatización que aún rodea a los...


Jun 21, 2019, 13:48 ET Kick Off a Safer Summer for Your Family

https://www.cpsc.gov/Newsroom/News-Releases/2019/Kick-Off-a-Safer-Summer-for-Your-Family As summer begins, millions of Americans celebrate holidays...


Jun 21, 2019, 13:35 ET Honeywell Recalls Gamewell-FCI and Notifier Photoelectric Smoke Sensors Sold with Fire Alarm Systems Due to Failure to Alert of a Fire

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Honeywell-Recalls-Gamewell-FCI-and-Notifier-Photoelectric-Smoke-Sensors-Sold-with-Fire-Alarm-Systems-Due-to-Failure-...


Jun 21, 2019, 10:12 ET Owner Training Key To Reducing Risk Of Dog Bite Injuries

Dog attacks have been on the rise and it may be the owners who need to go back to school. A new study published in Risk Analysis: An International...


Jun 20, 2019, 12:37 ET KOVA Corp. Announces Strategic Integration of KEANS Technology with Everbridge Mass Notification Systems

KOVA Corp. (https://www.kovacorp.com/) recently announced that its proprietary Emergency Alert Notification System (KEANS) will now be partnering and ...


Jun 20, 2019, 12:34 ET Public Notice: UL Warns of Unauthorized UL Marks on e-Scooters

The following is a notification from UL that the e-scooter identified below bears an unauthorized UL Certification Mark for the United States. These...


Jun 20, 2019, 12:30 ET Public Notice: UL Reissues Warning of Potentially Hazardous Surge Protectors

The following is a reissue and expansion of UL public notice 16PN-10, previously released on July 29, 2016 for potentially hazardous surge protectors....


Jun 20, 2019, 05:30 ET Hemophilia Treatment Market Value to Hit $14 Billion by 2025: Global Market Insights, Inc.

The injectable route of administration segment of the hemophilia treatment market is estimated to witness significant growth of 5% in the near future....


Jun 20, 2019, 00:01 ET Kaiser Permanente Funds Firearm Injury Prevention Research Studies

Kaiser Permanente, the nation's largest nonprofit, integrated health system, will fund three clinical research studies that focus on how clinicians...


Jun 19, 2019, 18:10 ET El informe de impacto de la Línea de Emergencia Nacional contra la Violencia Doméstica muestra que 2018 fue un año de récords para la organización

The National Domestic Violence Hotline (la "Hotline", Línea de Emergencia Nacional contra la Violencia Doméstica) recibió en 2018 más llamadas, chats ...


Jun 19, 2019, 14:42 ET Cal/OSHA insta a los empleadores que adopten procedimientos efectivos para proteger a todos los trabajadores al aire libre contra las enfermedades del calor

Cal/OSHA está instando a todos los empleadores que protejan trabajadores al aire libre contra las enfermedades del calor mientras temperaturas en...


Jun 19, 2019, 14:22 ET Cal/OSHA Urges Employers to Adopt Effective Procedures to Protect All Outdoor Workers from Heat Illness

Cal/OSHA is urging all employers to protect outdoor workers from heat illness as temperatures in parts of California will remain over 90 and 100...


Jun 19, 2019, 14:20 ET The National Domestic Violence Hotline Impact Report Shows 2018 Was A Record-Setting Year For The Organization

The National Domestic Violence Hotline (The Hotline) received more calls, online chats, and texts, also known as "contacts", in 2018 than in any...


Jun 19, 2019, 13:00 ET New-Vehicle Quality Stalls After Four Years of Improvement, J.D. Power Finds

New-vehicle quality in 2019 stays flat compared with 2018, marking the first year without improvement since 2014, according to the J.D. Power 2019...