All posts tagged "safety"
Puerto Rico could lose $74 million in DOT funding
Numerous rail transit safety program steps need to be certified before April 2019 deadline
- Posted April 16, 2018
Puerto Rico police installs confidential hotline for sexual assault victims
The line guides, interferes, and refers alleged cases related to any sexual assault offense
- Posted October 4, 2016
FCC beefs up emergency cellphone alerts
The adjustments allow officials to target messages more narrowly and include links in message alerts
- Posted September 29, 2016
Uber to Pay $28.5M to Settle Safety Ad Lawsuits
SAN FRANCISCO – Uber says it will pay $28.5 million to settle two lawsuits that said the ride-hailing firm misled customers about its safety procedures and fees. The company on Thursday told a federal judge in San...
- Posted February 11, 2016
Sikh Man Barred From Mexico Flight Sees ‘Small Victory’
MEXICO CITY – An Indian-American actor and designer who was turned away from an airline flight after refusing to remove his Sikh turban during a security check said he’s “thrilled” that Aeromexico is vowing to overhaul its...
- Posted February 10, 2016
Dubai Tower Blaze Shows Risks in Common Building Material
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Within minutes, the revelry of New Year’s Eve in Dubai turned to horror as those gathered for fireworks downtown watched flames race up the side of one of the glistening city’s most...
- Posted January 19, 2016
Auto Industry Agrees to Cooperate with Government on Safety
DETROIT – Seventeen automakers have reached an agreement with the U.S. government to cooperate on safety issues in the future. The pact was announced Friday at the Detroit auto show by Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx. The two...
- Posted January 15, 2016