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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18 Jul, 2017, 13:00 BST Counterfeit consumer goods online pose risk to shoppers' health

27% of online shoppers have been duped into buying fake make-up, skincare and medicine New research from MarkMonitor®, the world leader in...


17 Jul, 2017, 09:00 BST KAICIID, United Nations Join Forces to Prevent Incitement to Violence

"Alarming spike in the misuse of religion to justify violence": KAICIID Secretary General at UN Launch of Action Plan KAICIID Secretary General...


14 Jul, 2017, 08:42 BST Johnnie Walker ‘Join the Pact’ Campaign Takes to the Streets of London With F1

As F1 London Live takes to the streets of London, Johnnie Walker launch anti drink drive campaign, Join the Pact, with four F1 drivers WHO:...


12 Jul, 2017, 14:00 BST Implementation of Vulnerability Management to Enhance Cyber Security Defense for Businesses

Frost & Sullivan article discusses how businesses can ensure the most accurate vulnerability scan data Over the last several years, the...


12 Jul, 2017, 09:00 BST HESCO Bringing Defence Expertise to Civilian Security With TERRABLOCK®

The UK and USA manufacturer of defensive barriers and body armor is launching a new range of surface-mounted security barriers, HESCO®...


11 Jul, 2017, 17:42 BST Mercy Corps: As Mosul Fight Ends, Recovery Is Just Beginning

Global organization works to quickly meet urgent needs; families report they have "lost everything." In the wake of the announcement from the...


10 Jul, 2017, 22:10 BST Send Word Now from OnSolve Wins Continuity Insurance & Risk (CIR) Magazine's Most Innovative Product of the Year

Mobile communication app SWN Direct recognized for innovative alerting feature and capability enhancements over past year Send Word Now® from...


07 Jul, 2017, 07:51 BST Airborne Drones on Patrol - the Answer to Public Safety Policing

Autonomous drones are set to take over border patrols, crime hotspot monitoring and more, says South Africa's Airborne Drones. Unmanned aerial...


06 Jul, 2017, 08:12 BST Peanut and Tree Nut Allergy Alert for Ireland

Voluntary Recall of CLIF BUILDER'S Chocolate Mint Flavour Clif Bar & Company is initiating a voluntary recall in Ireland of CLIF®...


06 Jul, 2017, 08:09 BST Peanut and Tree Nut Allergy Alert for the UK

Voluntary Recall of CLIF BUILDER'S Chocolate Mint Flavour Clif Bar & Company is initiating a voluntary recall in the UK of CLIF®...


05 Jul, 2017, 11:02 BST Hoare Lea: Unhealthy Homes – the Cost of Disconnected Design

Inadequate building regulations and poorly conceived design are proving costly for the health & wellbeing of inner-city residents and the...


05 Jul, 2017, 11:00 BST UBM’s Protection & Management Series Returns for Another Incredibly Successful Instalment

Last week saw another incredibly successful instalment in UBM's Protection & Management Series comprising IFSEC International, FIREX...


28 Jun, 2017, 08:00 BST UL Issues the first UL Verified Mark to demonstrate the performance of functional material to ADEKA's flame retardants

ADEKA's flame retardant Verified to have less smoke density and CO emissions under flaming conditions UL, a global safety science...


26 Jun, 2017, 14:37 BST Thailand's Role in Strengthening ASEAN beyond 50: Inclusivity, Human Security and Sustainable Development

On the occasion of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) 50th anniversary, Thailand, as a co-founder of the ASEAN, aims to strengthen...


23 Jun, 2017, 19:25 BST Quirónsalud Introduces the First Mobile Hospital of MotoGP World Cup to Improve the Health Protection of Pilots in European Circuits

Quirónsalud extends its collaboration with MotoGP World Cup introducing the first mobile hospital in the circuit. Another step in formalising the...


23 Jun, 2017, 18:18 BST South Asia Democratic Forum Hosts Conference Discussing Cross Border Terrorism in Afghanistan

A seminar titled 'Cross border terrorism in Afghanistan' was organised at the UN in Geneva on June 16, 2017. Hosted by the South Asia Democratic...


21 Jun, 2017, 12:00 BST The Premier Inn Dubai Ibn Battuta Mall Gives Back to the Community in the Holy Month of Ramadan

- UAE declared 2017 as the 'Year of Giving' The Premier Inn Dubai Ibn Battuta Mall's General Manager Roudi Soubra and his team are giving back...


20 Jun, 2017, 06:52 BST NASR Launches Emergency Number for Immediate Search and Rescue Assistance

The Indonesian National Agency of Search and Relief (NASR, formerly BASARNAS), announced today that its emergency number, 115, is already...


19 Jun, 2017, 11:45 BST Safe, Secure Cities: IFSEC India Expo's Advocacy for the Industry

South Asia's largest security and surveillance expo by UBM India The International Fire & Security Exhibition and Conference (IFSEC) India...


19 Jun, 2017, 11:43 BST OSH India: Transforming India's Workplace Safety and Health

India's largest trade show for Occupational Safety & Health industry in Mumbai by UBM India UBM India, India's leading exhibition organiser...


15 Jun, 2017, 09:03 BST The Evacuator: Necessary Last Resort From Burning Skyscraper

Dutch invention was previously presented to the World Fire Safety Conference in London and could have prevented victims As presented to the...


14 Jun, 2017, 21:53 BST Grenfell Tower Tragedy Proves Need for Fire Sprinklers in High-rise Buildings

The Grenfell Tower residential high-rise fire that killed at least twelve (12) residents on June 14th and injured more than 70 others reinforces...


14 Jun, 2017, 14:13 BST Fire Door Safety Week Campaign Sends Strong Message to Councils and Social Landlords Following Grenfell Tower Fire

Less than a year since fire door safety campaigners turned a spotlight on high rise tower blocks, the country wakes to news of the devastating...


09 Jun, 2017, 14:51 BST Mars Chocolate UK and Mars Ireland take the Precautionary Step of Voluntarily Recalling Certain Products Due to Potential Presence of Salmonella

Mars Chocolate UK and Mars Ireland are voluntarily recalling the following products detailed below due to the potential presence of Salmonella...


08 Jun, 2017, 05:00 BST TUV Rheinland becomes one of the first organization to test against automobile information security standards

TUV Rheinland, a global leader and independent testing services provider, today announced that it now offers information security testing for the...