Safety

News and Articles About Safety

Running a Child-Care Service? How to Keep Kids Safe.
Starting a Business

Running a Child-Care Service? How to Keep Kids Safe.

How to deal effectively with some of the main safety issues you'll encounter in your child-care business.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Ikea Issues Repair Kits for 27 Million Dressers After Child Deaths
IKEA

Ikea Issues Repair Kits for 27 Million Dressers After Child Deaths

The line of MALM chests and dressers has been sold since 2002.
Carly Okyle
Google's Self-Driving Cars Crash 'Surprisingly Often' -- But Other Drivers Are Always at Fault
Self-Driving Cars

Google's Self-Driving Cars Crash 'Surprisingly Often' -- But Other Drivers Are Always at Fault

The automated vehicles have been hit by human drivers a total of 14 times since testing began in 2009, according to project director Chris Urmson.
Geoff Weiss
Car Dashboards That Act Like Smartphones Could Raise Safety Concerns
Internet of Things

Car Dashboards That Act Like Smartphones Could Raise Safety Concerns

Customers want them, and automakers are intent on supplying them. But are they really a good idea?
Google Starts Road Tests of New Self-Driving Car Prototypes
Self-Driving Cars

Google Starts Road Tests of New Self-Driving Car Prototypes

Luckily for us they will have safety drivers on board.
Even Virtual Offices Need Real Workplace Safety Policies
Workplace Safety

Even Virtual Offices Need Real Workplace Safety Policies

Wherever your team members are working, they need the same protections as they would have at their desk.
Peylina Chu
Why Delta's Latest Meme-Packed Safety Video Is Marketing Gold
Viral Videos

Why Delta's Latest Meme-Packed Safety Video Is Marketing Gold

'We made a safety video starring the Internet,' the airline says.
Geoff Weiss
Woman Escapes Hostage Situation Through Ingenious Use of the Pizza Hut App
Apps

Woman Escapes Hostage Situation Through Ingenious Use of the Pizza Hut App

An urban legend became high-tech reality this week when a quick-thinking mom sent out a cry for help through a pizza-delivery app.
Kate Taylor
This Gadget Lets You Text and Use Apps While Driving, Without Looking at Your Smartphone
texting and driving

This Gadget Lets You Text and Use Apps While Driving, Without Looking at Your Smartphone

Fiddling with your smartphone and driving has been shown to be more dangerous than drunk driving. If you're going to do it, you might as well do it safer. That's the big idea behind RayGo.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Tips and Apps to Assure Your Employees' Safety and Health
Workplace Safety

Tips and Apps to Assure Your Employees' Safety and Health

There are a range of resources at your fingertips to help keep your workers safe and healthy.
Susan Solovic
Shrinking Airline Seat Size Raises Health and Safety Concerns
Airlines

Shrinking Airline Seat Size Raises Health and Safety Concerns

Attention frequent fliers: Those smaller seats could be harming your health in more ways than one.
5 Tips to Protect Your Business From Hackers
Cyber Security

5 Tips to Protect Your Business From Hackers

Today the risk of data breach is greater than ever, for large and small businesses alike. But keeping your venture safe is easier than you think.
Marc Gaffan
Driverless Cars Won't Make Roadways Perfectly Safe
Self-Driving Cars

Driverless Cars Won't Make Roadways Perfectly Safe

While self-driving cars could eventually improve driving conditions overall, the expectation of zero fatalities is not realistic, a new report says.
Catherine Clifford
These Voice-Controlled GPS Motorcycle Helmets Help Riders Stay on Track
Far Out Tech

These Voice-Controlled GPS Motorcycle Helmets Help Riders Stay on Track

No longer do you have to rely on maps or GPS systems, both of which require riders to take their eyes off the road.