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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Jun 13, 2019, 10:48 ET Urgent Questions on Ebola Need Immediate Answers, States Physicians for Civil Defense

While public health officials are preoccupied with measles, hundreds of people are coming through our border from the war-torn Democratic Republic of ...


Jun 13, 2019, 10:19 ET Making a stand to stop Ebola's spread

As Ebola advances beyond the Democratic Republic of Congo into Uganda, IMA World Health is intensifying efforts to contain the spread before it...


Jun 13, 2019, 08:38 ET US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Now Urges the Family of a US Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma in Any State to Call Them for Direct Access to Attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste -- Determined Lawyers, Better Client Compensation Results

The US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate is urging the family of a US Navy Veteran who has mesothelioma to call them anytime at 800-714-0303 for...


Jun 12, 2019, 17:19 ET Arab Coalition Launches Emergency Relief Campaign Following Floods in Yemeni Cities

The Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen on Monday launched an emergency relief campaign, and an air bridge, to alleviate the suffering of those...


Jun 12, 2019, 15:31 ET Avoid Toxic CBD Products -- UrthLeaf Lab Results Confirm Products Free of Harmful Chemicals

With the rising trend of CBD products, fraudulent companies are being exposed for using harmful chemicals and dilutors in order to exploit this spike ...


Jun 12, 2019, 15:10 ET North Eastern Rescue Vehicles receives Demers' 2018 Dealer of the Year Award

BELOEIL, QC, June 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Demers Ambulance, an industry leader in the global ambulance manufacturing market, announced that North...


Jun 12, 2019, 14:58 ET Hexagon Introduces Solution to Detect Fatigue and Distraction in Operators of Light Vehicles

Hexagon AB, a global leader in digital solutions, today introduced HxGN MineProtect Operator Alertness System Light Vehicle (OAS-LV), a fatigue and...


Jun 12, 2019, 13:30 ET Is Your Child's Summer Camp Safe?

With school ending at the end of the month, thousands of children will be attending New York camps for a summer of swimming, sports and building life ...


Jun 12, 2019, 11:41 ET FirstEnergy Receives Industry Recognition for Outage Restoration Efforts Following February Wind Storm

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) has earned the Emergency Response Award from the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) for its efforts to restore more than a...


Jun 12, 2019, 11:07 ET Sani Professional® Food Safety Advisory Council Announces Winners of the Fifth Annual Sani Awards™

Sani Professional, the food safety division of Professional Disposables International (PDI), and the Sani Professional Food Safety Advisory Council...


Jun 12, 2019, 11:02 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members Affected by Severe Weather in Arkansas and Oklahoma

In response to recent severe storms, winds, and flooding, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (BCBSMA), Inc. is expediting access to care for...


Jun 12, 2019, 10:18 ET Honda Passport 2019 alcanza calificación de seguridad general máxima de la NHTSA

El nuevo Honda Passport 2019 obtuvo una Puntuación General del Vehículo de 5 estrellas, la máxima calificación de seguridad general disponible...


Jun 12, 2019, 07:00 ET GLI Declares New Global Public Health Epidemic in Light of Startling Lack of Awareness

Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) is a potentially fatal condition affecting up to 12% of adults worldwide, an estimated 115 million people around...


Jun 12, 2019, 06:00 ET More than One in Five Americans Have Cancelled or Considered Cancelling Plans to Attend Large-Scale Sporting Events and Concert Festivals Due to Concerns About Their Physical and Cyber Safety -- New Unisys Security Index™

More than one in five (22%) Americans say they have cancelled plans or considered cancelling plans to attend large-scale public events due to...


Jun 12, 2019, 06:00 ET 2019 Honda Passport Achieves Top NHTSA Overall Safety Rating

The all-new 2019 Honda Passport achieved a 5-star Overall Vehicle Score, the highest available overall safety rating issued by the National Highway...


Jun 11, 2019, 18:49 ET The public safety market was valued at USD 8.58 billion in 2018, and it is expected to reach USD 38.98 billion by 2024, registering a CAGR of 29.9.%, during the forecast period of (2019

Market Overview The public safety market was valued at USD 8.58 billion in 2018, and it is expected to reach USD 38.98 billion by 2024, registering a ...


Jun 11, 2019, 16:49 ET AJC Urges Seattle to Act on Threats to Jewish Candidate

American Jewish Committee (AJC) is urging Seattle leaders to condemn anti-Semitic threats against Ari Hoffman, a candidate for city council, and...


Jun 11, 2019, 15:12 ET Informe: Más de 100,000 infladores de bolsas de aire peligrosamente defectuosos siguen sin reparar en Puerto Rico

Más de cien mil residentes de Puerto Rico están conduciendo vehículos equipados con infladores de bolsas de aire peligrosamente defectuosos que, al...


Jun 11, 2019, 14:03 ET Plymouth Housing Announces $75 Million PROOF Campaign to Build 800 Homes for the Homeless

Plymouth Housing today announced it has raised $48.8 million of its $75 million capital campaign goal. The PROOF Campaign, an ambitious effort led by ...


Jun 11, 2019, 11:30 ET Hexagon to Host Public Safety Leadership Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada

Hexagon's Safety & Infrastructure division will host the Public Safety Leadership Summit, an exclusive gathering of top public safety executives, at...


Jun 11, 2019, 10:00 ET Be Prepared for Fire Season with Titan HST

As evidenced by this past weekend, fire season is upon us. The California Sand fire spread across more than 1800 acres, with more than 500...


Jun 11, 2019, 09:00 ET SOMA Global Partners With Carbyne to Bring Fully Cloud-native Call-handling and Dispatching Solutions to Public Safety

SOMA Global, an innovator in cloud-based dispatch software, today announced that it is partnering with Carbyne, a global leader in public safety, to...


Jun 11, 2019, 09:00 ET Frost & Sullivan Names Guardhat the 2019 North America Company of the Year for its Connected PPE Worker Safety Solutions

Based on its recent analysis of the North American connected safety market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Detroit-based Guardhat with the 2019 North...


Jun 11, 2019, 08:32 ET The Second National Rally to Prevent Suicide on the Steps of the U.S. Capitol

With 129 Americans dying by suicide every day, and the suicide cost to America estimated to be $93.5 billion each year (Shepard et al, SLTB, 2016),...


Jun 11, 2019, 08:00 ET Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Comtech with the 2019 North American Product Line Strategy Leadership Award for Next Generation 9-1-1

Based on its recent analysis of the North American Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Comtech Telecommunications...