Wed, Dec 14, 2011 3:30 PM by Stephen Ursery
Holiday decorations are beautiful, but they can become fire hazards. Follow these tips to protect your family and house.
Wed, Dec 14, 2011 11:55 AM by Ayesha Rascoe, Reuters
Panel recommends that the government consolidate safety oversight of offshore drilling into one agency and move toward a more goal-oriented approach.
Protecting People, Products and Places
Wed, Dec 14, 2011 11:01 AM by Mitch Lipka, Reuters
Bumbo, which is used to help babies sit up before they can on their own, has been an unquestioned success in sales, but its safety record is uncertain.
Wed, Dec 14, 2011 10:32 AM by Clint Williams
What to do when the lights and electricity go out for more than a few hours.
Tue, Dec 13, 2011 6:42 PM by John Crawley, Reuters
National Transportation Safety Board calls for a nationwide ban on texting and cellphone use while driving.
Mon, Dec 12, 2011 4:41 PM by Amy Norton, Reuters
So-called distracted driving has become a big public health issue in recent years, but the risk may be overestimated.
Mon, Dec 12, 2011 4:35 PM by Genevra Pittman, Reuters Health
Teens and their parents attended sessions focused on academic success, making and following household rules, resisting peer pressure and dealing with discrimination and racism.
Thu, Dec 08, 2011 2:27 PM by Reuters
This type of driving death totaled 3,092 in 2010, but the number is suspected to be higher because drivers are often unwilling to admit they are distracted.
Wed, Dec 07, 2011 6:45 PM by Christine Stebbins, Reuters
The company is recalling a year's output of dog food made for its brands River Run and Marksman due to high levels of aflatoxin.
Wed, Dec 07, 2011 2:04 PM by John Platt
Georgia site will be used to simulate terrorist attacks and natural disasters.
Wed, Dec 07, 2011 12:17 PM by Clint Williams
Here are a few facts to help you understand tornadoes, one of nature's fiercest weather phenomena.
Wed, Nov 30, 2011 12:33 PM
When the weather outside is frightful, use these tips to avoid problems on the road.
Fri, Nov 25, 2011 7:03 PM by Reuters
The NHTSA said it was taking the action after the re-creation of a May crash test resulted in fires in 2 out of 3 tests.
Wed, Nov 09, 2011 1:30 PM by Reuters
Toyota is recalling 550,000 vehicles worldwide, including more than 420,000 in the U.S., to replace an engine component that could hamper steering.
Wed, Nov 02, 2011 9:05 AM
Video: NBC's chief medical editor, Dr. Nancy Snyderman, looks into the increasing rate of fires in operating rooms, leading the FDA to create a surgical fire-safety initiative.