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Thursday’s ‘Smokeout’ at Shafter PX encourages smokers to quit

Thursday’s ‘Smokeout’ at Shafter PX encourages smokers to quit

| November 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), each year 6 million people die from smoking-related causes.

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Emergency preparedness is paramount

Emergency preparedness is paramount

| October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

“An informed public knows what to expect and what to do for all disasters – ahead of time!”

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Safety adviser touts opportunities in Army career field

Safety adviser touts opportunities in Army career field

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Dr. Brenda Miller is the senior safety adviser to the Army’s director of Safety and the functional chief representative for the Army’s Career Program 12, which oversees the safety and occupational hazard career field.

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8th TSC Soldiers complete motorcycle safety course

8th TSC Soldiers complete motorcycle safety course

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Eight 8th Theater Sustainment Command motorcycle riders took their riding expertise to the next level when they volunteered for and completed the internationally recognized Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) RiderCoach certification training course, July 23, at Leeward Community College.

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2IBCT ‘Warriors’ participate in Waianae Disaster Fair

2IBCT ‘Warriors’ participate in Waianae Disaster Fair

| July 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Blaring sirens and flashing lights are used to alert people that something potentially dangerous or life threatening has happened and that they need to let the professional emergency response teams through so they can do their jobs.
The Waianae Coast Disaster Preparedness Fair, last month, allowed the local population to see how each of these services react and work together to keep everyone safe.

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Commander wishes all a safe July 4

Commander wishes all a safe July 4

| June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Col. Stephen E. Dawson U.S. Army Garrison, Hawaii The Fourth of July holiday is a time for us to relax, to enjoy some well-deserved time off and to commemorate the birth of our great nation. Unfortunately, holidays are also some of the most dangerous times of the year. We all need to focus on safety […]

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Maintenance rodeo aims to raise safety awareness

Maintenance rodeo aims to raise safety awareness

| June 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

“Everyone is a safety” is a saying some Soldiers may hear during a safety brief right before a firing range “goes hot” or right before a field training exercise.

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Protect your kids

Protect your kids

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Children are at high risk for injuries that can lead to death or disability, including burns, drowning, falls, poisoning and road traffic injuries. Use these tips to ensure your kids are safe. •Set your water heater’s thermostat to 120 degrees Fahrenheit or lower to help prevent burns from scalding water. •Don’t leave food unattended on […]

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Safety at the forefront for reducing work injuries

Safety at the forefront for reducing work injuries

| June 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

June is National Safety Awareness Month, and Tripler Army Medical Center is joining the National Safety Council (NSC) and the Army Safety and Health Management System (ASHMS) to focus on reducing the leading causes of injury and death at work, on the road, and in our homes and communities.

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Army helps fight wildfire, protect endangered species

Army helps fight wildfire, protect endangered species

| June 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

A wildfire that reached the Mokuleia Forest Reserve scorched about 450 acres of land and came within less than a mile of some of the world’s most endangered trees before it was extinguished on June 10.

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