NHTSA “Plan Ahead This Holiday Season—Buzzed Driving Is Drunk Driving‏”

The holidays are a time to celebrate with friends and family. But it’s also a time to make sure you are keeping safe the ones you love. Whether you’re at a family holiday gathering, a New Year’s Eve bash, or driving around with your little ones, many of our social plans will involve driving.According to … Continue reading NHTSA “Plan Ahead This Holiday Season—Buzzed Driving Is Drunk Driving‏”

Illinois Concealed Carry Law Mandates a Safety Sign

The Illinois State Police unveiled on Oct. 11 the proposed design for one of the newest safety signs that will be displayed in some Illinois workplaces as a result of the Firearm Concealed Carry Act, a state law that took effect July 9, 2013. The law, Public Act 98-63, requires an Illinois Concealed Carry License … Continue reading Illinois Concealed Carry Law Mandates a Safety Sign

Fire Prevention Weekly Update – January 11, 2013

Campaigns / Other Fire Prevention Efforts Campus fire safety Inspections/Code enforcement Smoke Alarms Sprinklers Wildland Fire Safety Fire safety tips and reminders Other Safety News Smoke Alarm Saves Sprinkler Saves International News Links to Fire Prevention-related news articles - Updated 01/07/2013 Campaigns/ Other Fire Safety Activities Fire safety takes center stage for Baltimore students Jefferson … Continue reading Fire Prevention Weekly Update – January 11, 2013

Police Ramp Up 4th of July Road Patrols – Drinkers to Get Driving Safety Tips From “Talking Urinal Cakes.”

By PEG MCNICHOL - The Holland Sentinel Posted Jul 03, 2012 @ 08:47 AM The newest weapon in the fight to reduce drunken driving deaths is almost impossibly humorous: A palm-sized audio device for men’s urinals, reminding them to call a cab or friend for rides if they are too drunk to drive — and to … Continue reading Police Ramp Up 4th of July Road Patrols – Drinkers to Get Driving Safety Tips From “Talking Urinal Cakes.”

Off Topic Fun! – “911 Call Gone Bad!”

You really have to hand it to 911 Telecommunicators, they definitely "hear it all!" 🙂

Jeff Gordon to honor fallen Police Officers at NASCAR race on September 26, 2010

Sunday, September 26th at the Dover International Speedway, No. 24 Jeff Gordon will race with a special paint scheme, honoring officers killed in the line of duty and raising awareness about officer safety and the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. His car will feature PoliceMuseum.org on the rear quarter panels and on a TV … Continue reading Jeff Gordon to honor fallen Police Officers at NASCAR race on September 26, 2010

9/11 responders demand justice from Congress

RT filmed this emotional footage of 9/11 first responders pouring their hearts out at a speech just blocks away from where the twin towers fell. The rally was in response to Congress defeating a federal bill that would have provided billions of dollars in health care for those sickened by toxins released by the collapse … Continue reading 9/11 responders demand justice from Congress

Deal would cover ailing 9/11 workers

After years of fighting in court, lawyers representing the city, construction companies and more than 10,000 ground zero rescue and recovery workers have agreed to a settlement that could pay up to $657.5 million to responders sickened by dust from the destroyed World Trade Center. The settlement was announced Thursday night by the WTC Captive … Continue reading Deal would cover ailing 9/11 workers

Report: Barring Cell Phones Doesn’t Cut Crashes

State laws barring handheld cell phone use by drivers do not reduce crashes according to the first large study on their effects, raising questions about whether bans on texting or other moves to reduce distracted driving will have the benefits safety advocates hope for. But the study by an arm of the Insurance Institute of … Continue reading Report: Barring Cell Phones Doesn’t Cut Crashes

Chicago Wolves Hockey team to wear new jerseys honoring police, firefighters!

The Chicago Wolves will wear commemorative jerseys to honor Chicago's police and firefighting forces at their home games this Saturday and on Jan. 9 and Jan. 17. In addition, the Wolves will host a used cell-phone drive to benefit victims of domestic violence at the games. The specialty jerseys , which were designed by the … Continue reading Chicago Wolves Hockey team to wear new jerseys honoring police, firefighters!