With the homicide
rate for youth under the age of 19 averaging 9 deaths a day, the
Centers for Disease Control's National Center for Injury Prevention
and Control announces the release of the new 216-page publication,
Best Practices of Youth Violence Prevention: A Sourcebook for Community
Action . You may order the book or download it.
summer, between 3 and 4 million teens have summer jobs. Every year
about 200,000 are injured on the job. Here are tips for employers
and parents to keep these young workers safe.
Reporting, and Fighting Crime
law enforcement agencies are working with their counterparts in
state and local governments and their private sector partners to
protect our lives, property, and neighborhoods. Information technology
is an important weapon in preventing, reporting, and fighting crimes
of every description.
Tips for the Flying Public
passengers, don't leave home without checking this page. You'll
find out what you can't carry on your trip, how to report safety
hazards, weather-related delays at major U.S. airports, and much
Workplace Safety Complaints Online
work in the private sector, you have a right to file complaints
about workplace safety and health hazards to the Occupational Safety
and Health Administration. Now you can do it The Workers' Page.
Everything you need to know is on the site.