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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22 Sep, 2017, 19:06 BST PRAESIDIAD Transformation Continues With Move to London, UK

PRAESIDIAD, market leader of security systems and solutions, relocates corporate headquarters from Ghent, Belgium, to London, UK as part of their...


22 Sep, 2017, 09:41 BST "Worse Than a War Zone": Dominica's Prime Minister Implores World to Act, Following Hurricane Maria Tragedy

After days of silence, cut off and isolated from the rest of the world, Dominica has emerged a broken nation. In an emotional interview this...


21 Sep, 2017, 19:41 BST Peer-reviewed Research Publication Gives a Big Nod to GFSI's Collective Industry Achievements

The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) has been the subject of a freshly-published, peer-reviewed research paper in the Journal of Food...


19 Sep, 2017, 19:28 BST All Systems Down: Dominica Uncontactable Following Hurricane Disaster

OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR THE COMMONWEALTH OF DOMINICA The Commonwealth of Dominica is in a state of emergency in the wake of the...


18 Sep, 2017, 18:00 BST Public Safety LTE Market set for 25.7% CAGR Explosive Growth to 2023 led by Hybrid LTE Deployment Model

Public Safety LTE market is forecast to reach $3,091.3 million by 2023 from $782.9 million in 2017 at a CAGR of 25.7% during (2017-2023) driven by...


15 Sep, 2017, 14:37 BST HSI and H/3 Foundation launch animal rescue & relief initiative for British Virgin Islands in aftermath of Hurricane Irma

Animal rescue efforts in BVI intensify as HSI and H/3 Foundation deploy veterinary team Global animal charities Humane Society International...


13 Sep, 2017, 22:22 BST South Asia Democratic Forum: Cross Border of Terrorism in South Asia Discussed at the United Nations

The Brussels-based South Asia Democratic Forum hosted a conference titled "Implications of State sponsored terrorism from Pakistan", on...


12 Sep, 2017, 11:10 BST Adient and Autoliv Agree to Collaborate on Safety, Comfort and Convenience for Seats of the Future

Adient (NYSE: ADNT) the world's leading automotive seating supplier, and Autoliv, Inc. (NYSE: ALV and SSE: ALIVsdb), the worldwide leader in...


12 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST New Survey Reveals Almost Half of UK Adults Who Travel to Malaria-risk Areas do not Think that they need Antimalarial Protection[1] Despite NHS' Recommendation[2]

New research[1] of over 1,000 UK adults highlights that almost half (48%) of those who travel to areas at risk of malaria may be leaving...


31 Aug, 2017, 04:18 BST Hurricane Harvey Impact on Sekisui Specialty Chemicals

Sekisui Specialty Chemicals would like to confirm that all of our employees are safe, and both of our Houston area facilities are undamaged as of...


30 Aug, 2017, 22:51 BST Crystal Group Brings Proven Rugged Computer Innovation to DSEI 2017

Crystal Group, a leading designer/manufacturer of rugged computer hardware will be showing its broad range of fully rugged solutions during DSEI...


30 Aug, 2017, 13:00 BST Merck Opens its First Customer Food Safety Studio

- New Food Safety Studio in Bellevue, Washington, serves as global center for innovation and collaboration - Demonstration and training lab space...


24 Aug, 2017, 04:43 BST Chengdu Hi-tech Zone Innovation Technology Successfully Issued a warning prior to the Jiuzhaigou 7.0 magnitude Earthquake

Earlier this month, a 7.0 magnitude earthquake hit Jiuzhaigou -- a world natural heritage site in western China's Sichuan Province, also a home of...


22 Aug, 2017, 13:00 BST IBM Announces Major Blockchain Collaboration with Dole, Driscoll's, Golden State Foods, Kroger, McCormick and Company, McLane Company, Nestlé, Tyson Foods, Unilever and Walmart to Address Food Safety Worldwide

Introduces First Fully Integrated, Enterprise-Ready IBM Blockchain Platform to Accelerate Adoption New Academic and Developer Initiatives to...


21 Aug, 2017, 13:01 BST Dates Announced for Tall Building Fire Safety Events

The recent fires in Grenfell Tower (London) and The Torch (Dubai) have highlighted the need for improvements with Tall Building design,...


17 Aug, 2017, 09:00 BST CBM UK Releases World's First App to Help Disabled in Danger of Isolation During International Disasters

On 19th August, World Humanitarian Day, overseas disability charity CBM will launch the "Humanitarian Hands-on Tool" (HHOT), a vital and...


14 Aug, 2017, 14:00 BST Digi International Introduces Patented Data Logger As Part of Its SafeTemps Solution for Transporting Perishable Goods

Always-on, Smart Device-friendly Data Logger Dramatically Simplifies Use While Improving Data Capture for Supply Chain Digi International®,...


14 Aug, 2017, 13:26 BST Promotur Turismo de Canarias: The Canary Islands Refute Reports of Beach Closures due to the Natural Presence of Microalgae

- The sporadic appearance of microalgal blooms on a limited number of Canary Islands beaches is a natural phenomenon caused by a range...


03 Aug, 2017, 11:01 BST CPT: Britain's Bus Services Still Delivering for Passengers

The Confederation of Passenger Transport UK (CPT) has responded robustly to criticisms of the bus industry by the Labour Party, pointing out that...


01 Aug, 2017, 13:00 BST Domo Tactical Communications (DTC) today launches the world's first Tri-band Mesh Radio

Domo Tactical Communications (DTC) today launches the world's first Tri-band Mesh Radio. Covering the Federal L, S and C bands, the Tri-band Mesh...


28 Jul, 2017, 14:00 BST NG911 to Revolutionize Public Safety Capabilities as Next-gen Stakeholders Accelerate Market Growth

Integrators drive growth by simplifying deployments for state 911 administrators, finds Frost & Sullivan's Digital Transformation team...


27 Jul, 2017, 14:00 BST Netsweeper and the IWF up the Ante Against Child Sexual Abuse Imagery with Microsoft Photo DNA Technology

Netsweeper and the IWF are working globally to detect and stop child sexual abuse imagery on the internet. The IWF Image Hash List is...


26 Jul, 2017, 15:00 BST Frost & Sullivan Applauds SeeQuestor for Developing a Video Forensics Platform Specifically for Law Enforcement and Security Industries

The solution's ability to integrate and standardize video from a wide range of sources aids speedy and effective footage analysis Based on...


24 Jul, 2017, 09:00 BST BRIO Recalls Soft Hammer Rattle (Article Number30423)

BRIO recalls its Soft Hammer Rattle toy. The wooden rings on the hammer can crack and thus possibly result in small parts that could be...


24 Jul, 2017, 07:00 BST ADEKA's Intumescent-type Flame Retardant "ADK STAB FP-2000" Series Gets First UL Verified Mark of Functional Material

ADEKA CORPORATION announced on July 24 that its phosphorus flame retardant series "ADK STAB FP-2000" received the first UL Marketing Claim...