Safety

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Parachute Deployed In Frederick Air Collision Likely Saved Lives

Midair collision. The investigation continues into the deadly crash between a small plane and a helicopter over the Frederick Municipal Airport.

23 hours ago

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List Of Cars Affected By Airbag Recall

A defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?

10/22/2014

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US Agency Warns Nearly 8 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags Fixed

The inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.

10/22/2014

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Baltimore County Public School Safety Upgrades Worth Multi-Millions

Baltimore County is stepping up efforts to get eyes into its public school buildings.

10/14/2014

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Md. Hospitals Bracing For Local Ebola Cases, Retraining Staff

While officials in Texas scramble to get a handle on the latest case of Ebola, there, hospitals in Maryland are bracing and preparing in case someone with Ebola walks into a local emergency room.

10/13/2014

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New Safety Measures In Place On Route 1 Following 3 Tragic Deaths

New road improvements increasing safety now line the University of Maryland in College Park.

10/09/2014

Washington Redskins v Baltimore Ravens

Redskins Safety To Appeal 2-Game Suspension For Head Blow To Ravens’ Torrey Smith

Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather will appeal the two-game suspension for his latest helmet-to-helmet blow, a hit his coach called a “legitimate football play” while teammates stood up for him with much stronger words.

08/26/2014

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Sign Up For Season’s Last Boater Safety Class

Here’s a sign that summer is winding down: The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels is offering its last boater safety course of the season.

07/29/2014

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Speed Limit Lowered Along Dangerous Stretch Of Route 1 In College Park

Three people dead in just one year. All of them were college students who were hit by cars as they walked on Route 1 in College Park.

07/24/2014

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How To DIY Safely

From simple home repairs to high-scale improvements, DIY projects can provide an enjoyable experience and rewarding results.

07/16/2014

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Md. Recommends Tight Restrictions On Gas Drilling

State regulators on Friday recommended some of the nation’s tightest restrictions on shale gas drilling, aimed partly at protecting drinking water from being contaminated by methane leaking from drill sites in western Maryland.

07/11/2014

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Prince George’s To Conduct Evacuation Exercise

The Prince George’s County Office of Emergency Management is conducting a mass care and evacuation exercise.

07/11/2014

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