Tag Archives: Safety

Bullet-Resistant Blanket Could Protect Kids Against School Shootings

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma company has created a protective blanket that developers say could give children a better chance of surviving debris from a tornado — or bullets from a 9 mm handgun. The Bodyguard Blanket, made by … Continue reading

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Lawmaker Calls for ‘Black Boxes’ that Eject from Planes

A House lawmaker wants to make sure that planes carry flight recorders that eject before crashes so they are easier to find. Rep. David Price, D-N.C., said the importance of his proposal is demonstrated in the search for Malaysia Airlines … Continue reading

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Safety, Violence and Change

The world is in a state of change, where technology has created a much smaller world; a world that is connected and knowledgable. Life is much different today than it was a decade ago, the use of technology and the … Continue reading

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Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne’s Controversial Gun Proposal

“Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne made national headlines Thursday for his stance on guns in school . Horne proposed to have one principal, or one person designated by the principal, to carry a gun in each school. This person would … Continue reading

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Syria mixes chemical weapons for potential use in bombs?

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton met with Russia’s top diplomat Thursday to discuss the crisis in Syria, a day after sources confirmed to Fox News Syria’s military has mixed chemical weapons and loaded them into bombs in preparation for … Continue reading

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Police say after officers arrived, Blecher moved behind vehicle…

Kansas City police say after officers arrived, Belcher moved behind vehicle and shot himself. The recent murder-suicide has created an upheavel of turmoil and controversy which once again has led to many demanding tougher gun laws. However in retrospect would … Continue reading

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Worldwide Caution Issued by the State Department

The Department of State has issued this Worldwide Caution to update information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. U.S. citizens are reminded to maintain a high level of vigilance … Continue reading

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Simple Safety Tip

“Brandon Webb, a former Navy SEAL, joined America Live to give his tips for how you can protect yourself should you find yourself in a situation similar to the Colorado shooting. Webb’s tips include carrying a tactical flashlight, which can blind someone … Continue reading

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The Unseen Threat – Assess Your Safety

Is there a Constant Unseen Threat? The world is ever-changing. The world we lived in a decade ago no longer exists; governments, polices, countries, world leaders are all different. Some would say that in this country alone we have gone … Continue reading

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Three people shot dead in Minneapolis, nearby college on lockdown

The recent tragic shootings at colleges seem to be putting schools on alert. A shooting in Minneapolis has prompted a nearby college to put the school on lockdown. It would seem that these colleges are actively taking steps in preventing … Continue reading

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