Tag: safety

When riding motorcycles, don’t count on luck to be safe

When riding motorcycles, don’t count on luck to be safe

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

There is a saying that goes something like this: “We know the moment when we were born, but we don’t know the moment when we will die.” I can tell you that getting safety training before you ride is the best way to ensure that latter date comes much later.

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DOD believes wearable devices give too much info

DOD believes wearable devices give too much info

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Defense Department officials are studying security issues raised by physical conditioning trackers that also can be used to track service members’ whereabouts, a Pentagon spokesman told reporters Jan. 29.

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AtHoc alerts Army Hawaii community about threats

AtHoc alerts Army Hawaii community about threats

| December 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Safety and preparedness are central to mission readiness, and Army Hawaii is reminding the community of a simple way to increase both.

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FS school’s emergency evac drill is a safety win

FS school’s emergency evac drill is a safety win

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Five schools located on U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii properties, have mandated safety drills aimed at preparing students and staff for possible emergencies. Major General William R. Shafter Elementary School, here, was first this school year to undertake a safety evacuation drill, on Sept. 27.

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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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Revelers reminded to celebrate safely

Revelers reminded to celebrate safely

| June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

This year’s Fourth of July Spectacular at Weyand Field is the first since 2012 to be open to the general public.

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Sit back and enjoy fireworks show safely

Sit back and enjoy fireworks show safely

| June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summer is here and with it, barbecues, parades and fireworks displays. However, along with the fun, may be plenty of visits to emergency rooms.

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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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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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Parents must talk to keiki about safety

Parents must talk to keiki about safety

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Schools are out for the summer, and the Directorate of Emergency Services wants to remind drivers and parents about the importance of keeping children safe throughout the summer months.

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