Safety and Public Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
7/23/2001
Byte My Fire

Blazes won't get much higher in the West this year, new computer technology predicts

7/23/2001
Rare Rodent-Borne Virus Surfaces in Vermont

First case of hantavirus lung disease found in New England

7/13/2001
Motorcycle Deaths on the Rise

Government drafts safety plan in response

6/13/2001
Swimming Pool Blues

How to avoid a nasty germ

6/8/2001
Shake, Rattle and Roll

If you live in an earthquake zone, be prepared

6/6/2001
The Grass Is Always Meaner

Ride-on mowers are hazardous to kids, says AAP

5/25/2001
Booze and Boats a Bad Mix

CDC study finds alcohol involved in 60 percent of drownings

5/18/2001
Guano With the Wind

Airborne spores in bat, bird feces may cause 'Acapulco Flu'

5/3/2001
Injuries Land 10% of Americans in Hospital

Falls account for nearly 1 in 4 visits