Eco-Safe Expands to Home Products Market ANGELES, CA — (Marketwire) — 09/10/12 — Eco-Safe Systems USA, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ESFS) is pleased to announce development of a new Eco-Safe Ozone Disinfection System for the consumer market. Michael Elliot, CEO of Eco-Safe, stated, “After years of development, we are delighted to announce the availability of a new, extremely compact ozone disinfection …





Hopkins Fire Department Gets $93K For Home Fire Safety Program

  Editor’s Note: The following announcement comes from the Hopkins Fire Department.   The Hopkins Fire Department has received a $93,000 Assistance to Firefighters Fire Prevention and Safety Grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to continue and expand the fire department’s home fire safety program. The $93,000 grant will allow the fire department [...]





New resource helps small businesses target best safety information

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has released a guide to help these employers “navigate the maze of occupational safety and health information,” according to the agency. The Small Business Safety and Health Resource Guide is aimed at the 70 percent of workplaces that employ fewer than 20 people. These companies typically see [...]





UD hosts Progressive Ag Safety Day

An estimated 30,000 children under the age of 20 are injured each year in farming accidents, according to the High Plains Intermountain Center for Agricultural Health and Safety at Colorado State University.  To help combat these tragedies and other farm-related risks, Monsanto employees continue to spread life-saving information about farm safety and health practices by [...]





Home safety workshop to be held Monday

<!–Saxotech Paragraph Count: 4–>The Center Township trustee’s office, 1200 E. Main St., in Muncie will host a “Home Safety Presentation” at 1 p.m. on Monday.The workshop will address common home safety concerns and how to protect family and friends from dangerous house-based problems.The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.For more information, call Lynnetta Harley [...]





Health safety advocates want melon farm identified

Food safety advocates called on federal officials Tuesday to release the name of an Indiana farm that recalled its cantaloupes …





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Violent TV shows keep young kids awake

By Serena GordonHealthDay ReporterMONDAY, Aug. 6 (HealthDay News) — There’s more evidence that watching violent or age-inappropriate images on TV, in movies or on computers can significantly disrupt children’s sleep. Kids between 3 and 5 years old who were exposed only to age-appropriate viewing materials in the hour before bed were 64 percent less likely [...]





Safety chief defends probe of Toyota acceleration

Print E-mail By TOM KRISHER The Associated Press DETROIT — The government’s top auto safety official is denying a U.S. senator’s claim that his agency failed to thoroughly investigate unintended acceleration problems in Toyota cars and trucks. Republican Sen. Charles Grassley sent a letter to …