A Quick Guide to Toy Safety

SAFETY can easily become a second consideration when purchasing toys for your children at home. When writing shopping lists kids can get very excited and they tend to bombard you too much with details and specifications of toys that you always end up putting safety aside. This should not always be the case. The Department […]

Denver Public Schools Add Security Guards, Seek Tickets For Students

After removing police officers from its schools over the past year, Denver Public Schools has bolstered its own armed patrol unit and is in talks with the city to allow these police officers to issue tickets to students for offenses such as as possession of marijuana and fighting. While the district believes the arrangement contributes […]

Esquimalt Ribfest takes safety action, calls for volunteers – Oak Bay News

The organizers of the Esquimalt Ribfest invite the public to come and sample some of the best barbecues, drinks and local music this weekend at Bullen Park. Volunteers are also still needed for the three-day event. (Photo from Black Press Media file) Esquimalt Ribfest taking safety precautions, calling for volunteers The weekend event includes ribbers, […]

Oroville public security officers receive pins in front of city council on Tuesday – Chico Enterprise-Record

OROVILLE – Oroville city council honored a member of its police department as well as its fire department at Tuesday’s council meeting. Members of the Oroville Fire Department as well as the Oroville Police Department were present to support their associates. Mayor Chuck Reynolds swore an oath to newly promoted Sergeant Breck Wright in front […]

2021 Elevator Safety Guide for Building Owners and Residents

Ready for an incredible safety statistic? 17,000 people are injured each year because of elevators. It’s a tragic loss with 30 people a year dying in an elevator. Of course, we want to avoid any injury or death. But the number of elevator-related injuries and fatalities is surprisingly low, given their frequent use. There are […]

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 […]

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 […]