Safety & Security: Emergency Response
New Concussion Device Gets FDA Approval
by Andy Berg January 2019
A new tool for the diagnosing of concussions has received approval from the Food and Drug Administration.
Gym Reopens After Small Fire
by Jason Scott January 2019
A Wilkes-Barre, Penn., gym reopened this week after a fire last Friday in the women’s sauna caused a temporary closure.
Basketball Player Defies Odds Post-Cardiac Arrest
by Curt Hogg December 2018
David Skogman never got the opportunity to complete the three-point play. More importantly, however, he was given a chance to live.
Hockey Coach Dies After Falling on Ice
by Tim Harlow December 2018
Harv Graczyk, who coached youth hockey teams in the towns just west of the Minneapolis metro area for more than 30 years, fell and hit his head on the ice, suffering a traumatic brain injury on Nov. 26.
Basketball Helps School Move On After Bus Crash
by Randy Sharer December 2018
The therapy of choice for members of the Normal West High School girls basketball team on Thursday was being together.
Two Dead as Semi Collides with Basketball Team Bus
by Michelle Ewing December 2018
Two men were killed when a semi truck driving in the wrong direction hit a bus carrying a high school girls basketball team Wednesday night near Downs, Illinois, authorities said.
Coach Describes Bus Crash Involving Youth Team
by Ron Maxey December 2018
Damous Hailey was one of about a half-dozen adults on the private charter bus along with roughly 40 Memphis youth football players, ages 7 to 12. Hailey said he was sitting directly behind the driver.
Washington Band Members Hospitalized After Bus Crash
by Chad Sokol November 2018
The University of Washington marching band canceled plans to perform during the school's annual rivalry game against Washington State University after one of the band's six charter buses crashed on an icy stretch of freeway Thursday evening.
HS Football Player Dies After Breaking Neck in Game
by Natalie Dreier November 2018
High school football player Jeremiah Williams of Mississippi died after he broke two vertebrae in his neck trying to make a tackle during a game on Nov. 2.
Yoga Student Helps Stop Studio Shooting
by Associated Press November 2018
A man trying to stop a shooting attack on a Florida yoga studio said Sunday that he wrestled with the attacker after his gun jammed, a move credited with giving others time to flee the rampage that killed two people and wounded six others.