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July 30, 2013
NDHP conducting car seat checkup
The North Dakota Highway Patrol will sponsor a free car seat checkup from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Jamestown Walmart parking lot. Certified child passenger safety technicians will be on hand to assist parents and caregivers in proper use and installation of children's car safety...
July 30, 2013 - 7:28am
July 25, 2013
Helping make a safer world for children: Safety advocate works to prevent accidental harm
GRAND FORKS -- Cpl. Jenny Lammers of the Grand Forks Police Department said she's seen young children's lives saved in crashes because their car seats were properly installed, and that's just part of the reason she's involved with Safe Kids Grand Forks. "Safe Kids is one of the reasons...
July 25, 2013 - 7:14am
July 24, 2013
Protect yourself from the sun
Here in North Dakota, our summers may be short, and not as hot as many other states, but it is still important to consider sun safety during these warmer months. Whether you work outside, play outside, or only go out when you have to, we all need to think about how we can protect...
July 24, 2013 - 7:40am
June 13, 2013
Safety tips for kids and cars
-- Never leave a child in or around a car alone. -- Put something you need, like your wallet or cellphone, on the floor in the backseat next to your child. -- Get in the habit of opening a rear door every time you get out of your car. -- Keep your vehicle locked at all times, even...
June 13, 2013 - 7:36am
June 5, 2013
Groups encourage helmet use
AAA has partnered with the North Dakota Sheriffs Association, the North Dakota Chiefs of Police Association, Safe Kids Fargo-Moorhead and Dairy Queen for AAA's I Got Caught program to encourage children to use helmets for safety while using bicycles, skateboards, inline skates and...
June 5, 2013 - 7:38am
Bike Safety Rodeo set for Thursday
A Bike Safety Rodeo sponsored by the James Valley Fraternal Order of Police, Jamestown Parks and Recreation, Palmer Insurance Agency, Central Valley Health, Jamestown Optimists, Newman Signs and Walmart is planned from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Thursday at Wilson Arena (use the east doors)....
June 5, 2013 - 7:25am
May 15, 2013
N.D. to observe Bike Safety Month
North Dakota will observe Bike Safety Month, a nationwide event highlighting the importance of safe bike riding, according to the North Dakota Department of Health. Less than half of the millions of Americans who ride bicycles wear helmets, according to the Centers for Disease Control...
May 15, 2013 - 7:19am
Utilities warn farmers to watch out for poles
BISMARCK (AP) -- Just halfway into the month, nine accidents involving farm equipment and utility poles have already been reported to the Dakota Valley and Northern Plains Electric Cooperatives in May. Cooperatives operations manager Craig Rysavy said that so far no one has been...
May 15, 2013 - 7:06am
May 4, 2013
Smartphone technology: American Red Cross offers free apps for emergencies
People with smartphones have a few new tools -- and some older ones -- to help them in the event of severe weather and other emergencies. The...
May 4, 2013 - 7:29am
May 1, 2013
Letter to the editor: Remember those who lost their lives on the job
Working people have come together year after year to call for better working conditions and stronger safety protections on the job. As a result, workplace deaths and injuries have declined significantly, exposure to hazards and toxic chemicals like asbestos and lead have been reduced...
May 1, 2013 - 6:28am
March 27, 2013
DOT announces TODD photo contest
The North Dakota Department of Transportation is holding a contest to bring attention to the importance of designating a driver before going out. NDDOT will be hosting a photo contest. Individuals 21 and older are invited to take TODD, a character featured in several "To Designate...
March 27, 2013 - 7:33am
March 18, 2013
OSHA investigating North Dakota oil patch death
STANLEY, N.D. (AP) -- The Mountrail County Sheriff's Office and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration are investigating the death of a worker in the western North Dakota oil patch. Authorities say 31-year-old Joshua Hoiland, of Minot, died last Thursday at an oil site...
March 18, 2013 - 10:59am
February 20, 2013
DPS reminds drivers to focus on roads, stay safe
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- The Minnesota Department of Public Safety is using the anniversary of last year's deadliest day on the roads to remind motorists to focus on driving and staying safe. On this date last year, eight people were killed on Minnesota roads. That number includes...
February 20, 2013 - 1:33pm
February 19, 2013
New report questions FAA's airline safety promise
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Since a deadly airline crash in 2009, the government hasn't kept its promise to ensure that major airlines are holding their smaller partners to the same safety standards, a federal watchdog says. The Transportation Department's inspector general faults the Federal...
February 19, 2013 - 3:30pm
February 15, 2013
OSHA pushes for a safety 'stand down' across the oilfields
WILLISTON, N.D. -- The regional administrator for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration urged North Dakota oil and gas operators to take a safety "stand down" seriously and stop fatalities in the oilfield. "The nation's eyes are on you. You really have the opportunity...
February 15, 2013 - 7:58am