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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

2 public security officers who died of COVID took the same training course

Aug 31 — Two public safety officers died following a joint fire training course in early August. Aiken Public Safety Officer Kevin Simmons and North Augusta Public Safety Officer Dustin Michael Beasley have each died after contracting COVID-19. On August 12, the Aiken Standard reported that several officers tested positive for COVID-19 during a multi-week […]

2 public security officers who died of COVID took the same training course | Local News

Two public security officers died following a joint fire training course in early August. Aiken Public Safety Officer Kevin Simmons and North Augusta Public Safety Officer Dustin Michael Beasley have each died after contracting COVID-19. On August 12, the Aiken Standard reported that several officers tested positive for COVID-19 during a multi-week joint fire training […]

Radiator Safety Guide: Keep Your Feet Warm Without Starting a Fire

Dale Smith / CNET An inadequate central heating system can disrupt your comfort, especially during the cold winter months. Whether your whole house is losing heat too quickly, or a specific room just won’t warm up without turning the rest of the house into a sauna, a heater can be a simple fix. These small […]

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 […]

Earthquake Safety Guide: Protect Yourself and Your Family From Shakes

Getty When the tectonic plates in the earth’s crust move, it creates seismic waves from the sudden release of energy – what we call an earthquake. Throughout the history of the Earth, tectonic plate movements created oceans and displaced continents, shaping the world we see today. Earthquakes occur all over the world, but they are […]

State Department of Education Releases Health and Safety Guide for School Reopening | Public Service News

ALBANY – The state’s Department of Education has released a “health and safety guide” to reopening New York schools, a move applauded by New York State United Teachers in the absence of direction from the department of State Health. The guide uses information from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which the DOH […]