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Beech Island man creates household tool to reach high cords, ceiling fans

...Reach retailing for about $15.Waters isn't a stranger to innovative ideas.In 1999, he patented Timbertite, a safety device for the trucking industry that secures planks of wood on 18-wheelers. Waters said he invested about $60,000 into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-05-22/beech-islan
Nearly 2,000 leaks reported by Atlanta Gas Light, South Carolina Electric and Gas in 2012

...attributes to a "rigorous inspection and testing schedule" that SCE&G follows year-round for all equipment and safety devices."We work every day to ensure the safety of the public we serve and to ensure the integrity of our pipeline system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-26/nearly-2000-leaks-reported-at
Can hackers take over your car?

...high-tech hijackings will get easier as automakers give them full Internet access and add computer-controlled safety devices that take over driving duties, such as braking or steering, in emergencies. Another possibility: A tech-savvy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-04/can-hackers-take-over-your-ca
Authorities join forces for July Fourth land, lake patrol

...Memorial Day, including one in Washington County."Please buckle up," Jones said. "Seat belts are the No. 1 safety device a motor-vehicle passenger has."State troopers and park rangers urged residents not to drive if they plan to consume...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-28/authorities-join-forces-july-
Your Money: Keep your home safe while you are away

...of hurricane season, and if a generator needs to be used in a power outage, a quick test of your monitored life safety devices can help keep your family safe from potentially dangerous fumes.? Keep hedges and bushes around your home trimmed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2013-07-03/your-money-k
Cars learning to communicate with one another

...crashes has fallen in recent years as automakers added safety devices such as air bags, anti-lock brakes and stability control...everything forward."Automakers have been adding safety devices such blind-spot warning detectors that warn a driver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2012-08-23/cars-learning-communicate-one
Arguments against bikes are flawed

...seriously injures the little girl in the passenger seat.The driver of the crashed truck was obeying all laws, and all safety devices were in use. Has the passing driver broken any laws? And how should he be punished?Just some food for thought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2011-02-04/arguments-against-bikes-
Letters
Hephzibah augments police force

...a minicar," Mr. Hodge said. "These vehicles, though small, can travel on the road with no issues. All the safety devices you would find in a car you will find with the LSV. With speeds at a maximum of 25 miles per hour, it's very safe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/30/ric_481365.shtml
Richmond Neighbors
Officers warn of wrecks

...in vehicle wrecks, he said, were not wearing them. "The hardest part for any officer is walking up and seeing safety devices that could be used that weren't," he said. In South Carolina, drivers can be ticketed if they or their passengers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/13/met_120120.shtml
Metro
Seat-belt law being enforced rigorously

...her seat belt is now an ingrained habit for Barbara Grant. Two different people, two different attitudes about a safety device many people still don't use, despite its being legally required in South Carolina. They also have different opinions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/17/aik_108774.shtml
Aiken County Crime