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Fireman’s Fund Using Thermal Imaging Cameras to Identify Hazards in Homes

A new imaging technology being deployed by Fireman’s Fund Insurance Co. can help reduce the risk of catastrophic damage, injury and loss of life due to fire. It can also spot potential water damage to homes and personal property before …

Louisiana Seafood Company Cited in OSHA Safety Probe

Federal regulators have proposed more than $34,000 in fines for a Breaux Bridge seafood company accused of exposing workers to fire, electrical and chemicals hazards. The Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration also announced Tuesday that it is seeking …

China’s Premier Vows Improved School Safety

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao has pledged more support for school safety following the crash of a bus earlier this month that killed 19 children. Wen told a conference in Beijing on Sunday that all types of harm to children must …