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Dying Breath
On a snowy night in Hamburg, New York, a motorist struck an electrical pole near Dave Johnson’s home, causing a power outage.
Seeing is Believing

While working in the motor pool one day at Fort Hood, Texas, I heard people yelling and running toward the gate. The buzz of activity got me curious, so I went to see what was happening. I couldn’t tell what was going on when I got to the gate, but I later found out a sergeant in my company had burned his eyes.

  • 23 October 2016
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Deadly Currents

Overhead power lines are so common that we practically don’t see them when we look down a road or walk around a building.

  • 16 October 2016
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Holiday walking can be hazardous to your health

Holiday activities that begin at Thanksgiving and end after New Year’s provide plenty of time to enjoy family and friends. But while you focus on turkey, football, religious activities and welcoming a new year, don’t let a pedestrian accident wreck your plans.

  • 16 August 2016
  • Author: Army Safety
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When retro is a no-no

A houseful of vintage furnishings may be a popular decorating trend with many of today’s homeowners. When it comes to smoke alarms, however, retro is a no-no.

  • 16 August 2016
  • Author: Army Safety
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Playing with Fire

Every July Fourth, Americans gather at parades, barbecues and other events to celebrate our nation’s independence. Traditionally, fireworks are the highlight of these celebrations. All too often, though, the night ends badly due to someone’s carelessness. Unfortunately, I speak from experience.

  • 26 June 2016
  • Author: Army Safety
  • Number of views: 1333
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