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DWAYNE WILSONAward/honor: Named as one of the 2014 CEOs Who "Get It" by the The National Safety Council for demonstrating world-class safety leadership.Details: He is the president and CEO of Savannah River Nuclear Solutions...

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DUI crackdown planned for Labor Day weekend

...said.Blanchard pointed out that the blood alcohol limit for boaters was lowered to .08 earlier this year.The National Safety Council predicts there will be nearly 400 traffic fatalities during the holiday weekend, with more than 34 million Americans...

Voice-operated dashboard technology still risky

...study's findings said they want to limit in-vehicle, voice-driven technologies to "core driving tasks." The National Safety Council, responding to the AAA study, also called on industry and policymakers "to reconsider the inclusion of communications...

Jewelry and electronics top targets for home break-ins

...people, experienced an accident in the home that required aid from a medical professional, according to the National Safety Council. The Council says the economic cost of home injuries was $192.2 billion.Sadly, the number of deaths from...

Georgia urges schools to get carbon monoxide detectors

...Larranaga's view. Combustion appliances burn fuels and would include stoves and furnaces, according to the National Safety Council."Any gas-fired appliance has the potential to cause carbon monoxide poisoning," Larranaga said.Schools...

Raymond Boylston

...include: Fellow in the American Society of Safety Engineers and the Distinguished Service to Safety Award for the National Safety Council. Ray Boylston was a distinguished author of business and non-fiction books. Some of his many books include...

Cask requires drivers' respect

...exposed to radiation during nuclear fuel production, according to the Environmental Health Center Division of the National Safety Council. The New Mexico site has received about 6,100 shipments of low-level radioactive wastes since 1999 without...

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SRS contractor honored for safety

...contractor, Savannah River Remediation, was honored recently with five safety awards.Three awards were from the National Safety Council and included two Operational Excellence honors for organizations whose injury rates were at least 50 percent better...

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Police want safe walks, play

...Don't assume. Keep your families safe." According to the National Safety Council, 5,900 pedestrians are killed by vehicles each year and about...dangerous. - Teach children to never dart out into traffic. Source: National Safety Council