| Jan 13, 2012
| 11:58 AM
The three most common ski and snowboard injuries:
It is estimated that 40% of skiers wear helmets -- that's not many! A proper-fitting helmet is key.
Thumb fractures (skiers) / Wrist fractures (snowboarders)
To avoid thumb...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 12:49 PM
In 1998, Jerome Mack's best friend was killed in a grain bin accident.
He had entered the top of a nearly full bin to break up a crust of corn interfering with grain flow. The kernels were stuck and not discharging out the bottom of the bin. He stepped...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 11:25 AM
As Halloween approaches, you might be more concerned about your child's costume than safety, but the season does bring up some important issues to keep in mind.
Here are some Halloween fire safety tips from the Maryland State Fire Marshal:
| Oct 29, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Gayle Anderson was live in Pomona for a new CHILD CAR SEAT SAFETY AND RECYCLING program. When should you RECYCLE rather than REUSE? When your child's safety is concerned. Thanks to the Child Safety Seat Recycling Project, organized by SafetyBeltSafe U.S....
| May 7, 2012
For the casual runner, there's no bigger aspiration than participating in a marathon.
Forget the aches and pains, the blisters, the sprained ankles and scraped knees.
Each battle scar would be worth it, just to say you competed in a long-distance race....
| May 23, 2012
| 3:51 AM
Today's forecast calls for cloudy skies, patchy fog in the morning and a chance of showers and thunderstorms, with a high temperature near 80 degrees. Wednesday night is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a low temperature around 66 degrees....
| Aug 31, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Crashes of military vehicles account for nearly one-third of annual soldier fatalities and are among the top five causes of hospitalization, according to new Hopkins research.
Researchers with the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy...
| Sep 6, 2012
The mouthguard company Brain-Pad Inc. never claimed that its products prevent concussions. Instead, advertisements have long promised that the devices can "reduce the risk" of a head injury and create "brain safety space."
But even these nuanced...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:28 PM
Distracted driving such as texting can results in thousands of lost lives each year.
To prove that point the Shock Trauma Center for Injury Prevention and Policy at the University of Maryland in partnership with the Maryland Motor Vehicle...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NEW YORK - Mike Baxter sacrificed his body for Johan Santana's no-hitter. Ramon Ramirez got hurt before he could even celebrate it.
The first no-hitter in New York Mets history was costly: Baxter and Ramirez are headed to the disabled list, both injured...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 7:09 PM
Construction is nearing completion at the new Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital. Care at the new free- standing facility will focus on children dealing with illnesses and other issues. Services will also center around injury prevention. The first...