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Fri, 2016-09-02 05:58 AM

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TALLAHASSEE, FL Sept. 1, 2016 This afternoon, data from the Air Force Reserve hurricane hunter said that maximum winds have increased to 75 miles per hour, making Hurricane Hermine the first...
Tue, 2016-08-23 03:00 AM
In support of the ongoing Federal, state, and local efforts to carry out response and recovery activities in the areas affected by the severe storms and flooding in the State of Louisiana, the...
Thu, 2016-08-18 11:16 PM
NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH Aug. 18, 2016 In preparation for the 2016-17 school year and with a concern for safety few schools can imagine, the Newtown Public School District in Newtown, CT has implemented...
Thu, 2016-08-18 03:00 AM
My son was evacuated Saturday night by boat in Lafayette, Louisiana. The National Weather Service (NWS) said this was a one in 500 years flood; however, there have been 8 one in 500 year floods in...
Wed, 2016-08-17 03:00 AM
OMAHA, NE Aug. 15, 2016 Union Pacific launched a railroad safety campaign on YouTube, Facebook and Pandora reminding drivers and pedestrians to use caution when approaching railroad tracks. The...
Mon, 2016-08-15 03:00 AM
SANTA ANA, CA Iteris, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITI), the global leader in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture, today announced that it will unveil its PedTrax™ computer vision technology for...
Thu, 2016-08-04 03:00 AM
NEW YORK and BOCA RATON, FL Aug. 3, 2016 Luxury One Corp, one of the largest authorized licensed suppliers and service providers to NYC municipal fleets, has partnered exclusively with Autobrain, a...
Wed, 2016-07-27 08:00 AM
DENVER July 25, 2016 Transit Safety & Security Solutions, Inc. (TSSS) is proud to announce the commuter rail line that will “Boost Your Commute” is now open for business. The Regional...
Wed, 2016-07-27 07:00 AM

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MCLEAN, VA July 26, 2016 A group of risk experts is proposing a new framework and research agenda that they believe will support the most effective public warnings when a hurricane, wildfire, toxic...
Tue, 2016-07-26 07:36 AM

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ATLANTA, July 21, 2016 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will begin making awards totaling nearly $60 million to states, cities, and territories to support efforts to protect...
Fri, 2016-07-22 06:30 AM
ATLANTA July 21, 2016 The Weather Company, an IBM (NYSE: IBM) Business, announced today they will leverage one of the largest Internet of Things (IoT) platforms in the world to provide critical...
Thu, 2016-07-21 07:00 AM
CHICAGO July 19, 2016 Unfair labor practices coupled with concerns over understaffing and job security for 160 fire safety and security officers could lead to a labor dispute at Navy Pier.The...

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Governor Jerry Brown (D-CA) has signed urgently needed legislation aimed at increasing safety and services -- and decreasing violence and assaults -- in California’s five state hospitals, according to the Safety Now Coalition, a coalition of workers in California's Department of Mental Health Hospitals.
Unfortunately, none of us has any trouble imagining a security breach. Breaches are so frequent these days, so fast and so clever, that seemingly out of nowhere we could find critical infrastructure threatened, networks at risk, markets in danger.
The District of Columbia Council uncovered a serious homeland security flaw this week that should raise red flags for mayors and town managers around the country. In the nation's capitol, local transportation officials aren't conducting oversight over CSX and the goods it transports through the city. Similarly, officials are unfamiliar with the rail carrier's security policies. DC transportation officials, as traditionally classified by the federal government, aren't rail stakeholders with a need to know this information.
Editor’s note: In this article Denise Rucker Krepp, former Special Counsel to DOT General Counsel, Senior Counsel on the House Homeland Security Committee, and author of the 9/11 Act rail provisions, gives state, local officials a simple piece of advice regarding NDAs they signed with railroad companies regarding transportation of Bakken crude oil: Tear them up. They’re against the law.
Meeting the performance needs of the next generation of radar systems that will be deployed by the military is spurring the development of more efficient and sensitive hardware components to go along with the rapid advances in signal processing techniques and bandwidth.The military uses radar for many purposes, including guiding missiles to targets, directing the firing of weapon systems, and providing long-distance surveillance and navigation information.
 

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