The cooler days of fall bring unique challenges: fog, shorter daylight hours, frost or black ice and falling leaves, which increase the risk of vehicle accidents and slips, trips and falls. Whether your plans for the weekend involves extended traveling or staying at home on post don’t relax your safety vigilance and allow an accident to ruin your holiday.
School is back in session, both for German schools off post and U.S. schools on post, and it is important for children, parents, and motorists to remember safety and security at student drop-off and pick-up locations.
In the past week there have been two traffic collisions at the Katterbach/Bismarck crossover point of Highway B14, both of which are under investigation.
U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach community members can report safety hazards to the installation Safety Office with a newly revised fillable form.
Heat stroke is one of the leading causes of death in children, and vehicular heat stroke accounts for the deaths of 16 children this year. Since 1998, there have been more than 600 deaths since 1998. This did not have to happen.
You need sound to understand the world around you and to communicate with other people. Sounds tell you a lot about your environment. We rely on our ability to hear what other people are saying … a very good reason to take hearing protection seriously. Hearing loss caused by excessive noise occurs gradually, and it is irreversible.
The Installation Safety Office provides the Consumer Product Safety Commission recalls as a service to the community. Here are June’s product safety recalls.
Eric K. Fanning, secretary of the Army, Gen. Mark A. Milley, chief of staff of the Army, and Command Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey released a tri-signed letter on safety. Read it here.
An evacuation of an office building at Barton Barracks took…
Starting up the grill after a season of disuse can lead to harmful accidents. Keep safety in mind when barbecuing.