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 Oct, 2017, 00:01 BST New Research from Think Tank Volteface Suggests Mental Health Crisis Caused by UK Government Failure on Cannabis

THE UK'S CANNABIS POLICY IS CREATING A NEW MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS - THE GOVERNMENT MUST URGENTLY CONSIDER OPTIONS FOR REFORM A new study, Street...


17 Oct, 2017, 13:38 BST CSA Group Now Recognized to Issue Approvals to Help Manufacturers Access the Japanese Hazardous Locations (HazLoc) Market

- All $ are USD Manufacturers now have a viable option for placing products on the Japanese HazLoc market in a faster and cost-effective way as...


17 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST Generation Y "Digital Natives" are Most Likely to Practice Sloppy Cyber Security and Open the Back Door to Corporate Hackers, Finds New Research

New research from T-Systems (http://www.t-systems.co.uk), the corporate IT and cyber-security arm of Deutsche Telekom (Europe's largest telecoms...


17 Oct, 2017, 00:01 BST UK Launch of Maxi-Cosi's World First Child's Car Seat with Built-in Airbags

Thanks to new technologies, the standard car safety measure for adults is now available for toddlers. With the development of the Maxi-Cosi Air...


16 Oct, 2017, 08:01 BST UK's First Terrorism Risk and Incident Prevention Training Launches to Help Prevent 'Vehicle as a Weapon' Related Incidents

US and European launch set for 2018 Fleet Source, a leading provider of unrivalled training and auditing services for the road transport...


11 Oct, 2017, 14:00 BST Teijin Aramid Introduces Teijinconex® Coolnex Super Wicking Fabric

Flame resistant protection for work wear made comfortable Teijin Aramid today announced the introduction of the Teijinconex® Coolnex Super...


10 Oct, 2017, 13:41 BST Avaya Awarded Next-Generation Emergency Services Project in Turkey

eCall vehicle aid system will reduce response times and give emergency services vital information in event of accidents, helping to save lives...


06 Oct, 2017, 16:00 BST Alfonso Cuarón Launches Global Fundraising Effort, Mexico Rises

Multi-Platform Initiative Invites the Worldwide Community to Help Victims of the Recent Earthquakes in Mexico In the wake of the devastating...


06 Oct, 2017, 11:30 BST TUV Rheinland expands in India with new 2.5 million Euro Bangalore facility

Purpose-built 14,000 sq.mt. building puts TUV Rheinland India's state-of-the-art laboratories under one roof to offer customers a complete solution...


03 Oct, 2017, 14:50 BST ECCHR: Expulsions Conducted by Spain at the EU's External Borders Violate the European Convention on Human Rights

Spanish authorities systematically and often violently expel refugees and migrants at the border with Morocco. This long-standing practice of...


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...