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.
Protecting People, Products and Places
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.
Thu, Oct 20, 2011 7:18 PM by Agence France-Presse
Women are more likely to sustain injuries in an auto accident because safety features are designed more with men in mind.
Wed, Oct 19, 2011 5:24 PM by Reuters
Consumer groups are raising eyebrows at PepsiCo, claiming they are disguising their advertising as entertainment and collecting data on teens without consent.
Thu, Oct 13, 2011 9:52 AM
Using antibiotics on farm animals creates super-bacteria resistant to drugs, making it more difficult for you and your family to recover from strep throat and other bacterial infections.
Wed, Oct 12, 2011 12:12 PM by Reuters
The stroller manufacturer has received six reports of children mouthing the detached embroidered logo from the stroller's canopy.
Mon, Oct 10, 2011 10:57 PM by Hyun Oh, Reuters
The pod, christened 'Noah' for the maker of the ark, keeps water out and its occupants afloat while protecting them from floating debris.