Category Archives: Safety precautions

Agriculture Secretary urges residents to take food safety precautions during floods and power outages

Harrisburg – Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today urged farmers and consumers to take precautionary food safety measures following severe flooding and power outages caused by remnants of the depression tropical Ida. “When inclement weather strikes, the first thing we want to do is protect our families,” Secretary Redding said. “Part of staying safe is recognizing […]

Safety precautions are taken for major events in the Detroit subway this weekend

(WXYZ) – As we move into Labor Day weekend, large crowds are planning to gather across the metro area for different events. There’s Arts, Beats & Eats at Royal Oak, the Michigan Football opener at The Big House, and the Michigan State Fair in Novi. It’s the last big summer weekend for families, and there […]

Doctors call on Oregon residents to take safety action this Labor Day weekend

Oregon’s intensive care units were 91% full as of Friday morning, according to data from the state of Oregon. “The whole system is really feeling the results of the large number of COVID cases because they are consuming a huge amount of resources,” says emergency physician John Moorhead of Oregon Health & Science University hospitals. […]

Wayne County Fair increases safety and security measures

WOOSTER – A bustling crowd of visitors from Wayne and neighboring counties is a hallmark of any county fair, but it comes with a risk. It is easy to lose a child among the hordes of people. To help locate missing children, the Wayne County Fair will display murals at every entrance for parents to […]

Northwestern Polytechnic University Announces New Safety Precautions Due To Delta Variant

FREMONT, California, September 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Northwestern Polytechnic University (NPU) announced several new safety precautions to not only ensure the safety of students and staff, but also to mitigate any risk of a COVID-19 Delta variant for as many as possible Fremont and the San Francisco Bay Area. The COVID-19 pandemic remains […]

Kansas Governor Reiterates COVID-19 Safety Precautions Will Keep Children Healthy In School

WICHITA, Kansas (KWCH) – Kansas Governor Laura Kelly was in Wichita on Wednesday to provide an update on the state’s response to COVID-19. Local medics have joined Children’s Hospital Governor Wesley to talk about what they are seeing right now with the latest wave of coronavirus filling hospital beds. The governor and medics reiterated the […]

Primary school COVID outbreak shows why layers of safety precautions are needed: NPR

A COVID outbreak at an elementary school in California has highlighted just how fearsome an enemy delta is in classrooms. This is why experts say it is essential for schools to deploy multiple strategies to reduce cases. ARI SHAPIRO, HTE: Many children who return to school are still too young to be immunized, so parents […]

Safety precautions cyclists and motorists should take

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) – Two fatal bicycle accidents in two weeks. Family members said Kharka Rai, 57, died after being hit by a car in Amherst on Sunday evening. The accident happened two weeks after a 17-year-old was struck while riding a bicycle, she died last week. “Be careful, keep an eye out. It’s a […]

Safety Precautions for the Great Trent River Raft Race in New Bern

Safety comes first with the Great Trent River Raft Race. The event is expected to draw a large New Bernese crowd on August 28 with lots of splashing water and fun. Union Point Park will be filled with people, food and creative rafts to join the race, but most importantly, a security patrol team will […]

Important Updates to COVID-19 Safety Precautions and Community Guidelines

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 Dear Seahawks, Most of you – students, faculty, and staff – closely follow UNCW’s COVID-19 precautions while on campus. You put the well-being of our campus and community at the top of your priority list by wearing face covers indoors, practicing good hand hygiene, and getting vaccinated or participating in blood […]