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  • IBC
    Firefighter dies after Ice Bucket Challenge goes wrong
    A Kentucky firefighter has tragically died from injuries sustained after participating in an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that took a turn for the worse. 41-year-old Capt. Tony Grider passed away on Saturday from critical burn injuries and related...
  • Struck-by Hazard
    Don’t Strike-out by Struck-by Hazards
    According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), struck-by hazards are one of the four most deadly hazards found at the construction sites. The other three includes falls, electrocution and caught in or between. Each year...
  • Beware of accidents during power blackouts
    Beware of accidents during power blackouts
    Even though there is not a great problem during the spring and fall seasons with keeping cool without electricity to run air conditioning units, or not a great problem with keeping warm without electricity to run forced air heating systems, other...
  • Novice teen drivers can be a disasters waiting to happen
    Novice teen drivers can be disasters waiting to happen
    This article will discuss ways that prepper parents can turn their teen drivers into safer drivers. The teen driver accident statistics are sobering.Family members are not always enthusiastically behind preppers and their efforts. This is one area...
  • B Shoe technology
    Leading cause of fatal and nonfatal injuries - falling.
    Sensors and apps designed for seniors and their caretakers may be able to detect when falls occur, but Dr. Yonatan Manor wanted to take that a step further. He assembled a team of doctors and engineers to prototype a smart shoe that they think...
  • seven week erection
    Strange news: 22-year-old man treated for erection lasting seven weeks
    Life is hard.A 22-year-old man in the UK learned this lesson all too well as he was recently treated at a Dublin hospital for an erection that lasted seven weeks, according to a story posted today by The Independent.The condition, known in the...
  • Divorced people have more fatal accidents reports new study
    Divorced people have more fatal accidents reports new study
    Divorce is a major disruptive event in many individuals’ lives, such as stress, financial problems, and decreased quality of life. However, a new study, “The Social Side of Accidental Death,” has uncovered another consequence of...
  • Artic Cat
    Wisconsin teen injured in snowmobile safety class accident dies
    A snowmobile crash that claimed the life of a teen during a safety class was caused by the sudden acceleration of the machine, officials said Monday, Oct. 28.According to an Associated Press report by the Iron Mountain Daily News, 13-year-old...
  • GMO labeling fight, nuclear bomb accidents kept secret
    Top news: GMO labeling fight, nuclear bomb accidents kept secret, more
    Below are key excerpts of important news articles on a GMO-labeling fight in Washington state, nuclear bomb accidents that nearly killed thousands kept secret, reports detailing the rapid increase in extreme income inequality in the US, and more...
  • Emergency Room Procedure
    'Bizarre ER' finds ‘An Electrifying Accident’ on Discovery Fit & Health
    On last night's episode of “Bizarre ER,” where they roam the planet finding the most bizarre and usually disturbing emergency-room cases facing doctors and staff, one can imagine only how difficult their jobs can be. As if the...
  • Worst drivers
    Which US city has the worst drivers?
    Top news coming in to a foggy San Francisco today is about the worst drivers in the USA.The award (if you can call it that) goes to Miami.According to the news source, Slate, the Florida city gets the award because of its "accidents,...
  • Airplane Crash Books
    Airplane Crash Today?
    Most of us try to bring along something to do if we are flying on an airplane. Especially if the trip is going to be a long one. Books are perfect for air travel since there are often long periods without interruptions. No unwanted visitors to...
  • This book reveals that personal safety involves more than crime prevention
    This book reveals that personal safety involves more than crime prevention
    “The SAS Urban Survival Book” (2008)is an encyclopedia of urban dangers such as:Crime.Pollution.Radiation.Chemical hazards.Power tools.Substance abuse.Stress.Natural disasters.Poisons.Fire.“Sick” office buildings.Workplace...
  • This DVD contains twelve educational classroom films from the past
    This DVD contains twelve educational classroom films from the past
    There are several benefits from watching this two hour, 2002 DVD, which is titled, “The Educational Archives, Vol. 4: On the Job.”Viewers can:Learn about workplace information that still isrelevant today.See the difference between the...
  • Wild elk
    Oregon teen dies in an apparent hunting accident
    According to Kptv.com, a 19-year-old dead in a possible hunting accident in Boring, Oregon on April 13. The report states that the Clackamas County Sheriff's office received a call around 7:45 p.m. on Saturday evening about the incident. On...