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.

Latest Public Safety

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...


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...