safety

Aug 30, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles defensive back Malcolm Jenkins (27) walks out of the tunnel after the national anthem before a game against the New York Jets at Lincoln Financial Field.
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Ed Benkin
June 11, 2019 - 9:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was no secret why Malcolm Jenkins skipped the Eagles voluntary workouts this past month. Jenkins had no problem confirming his situation after day one of the Eagles minicamp. The Eagles gathered for the first day of the three-day camp on Tuesday. Jenkins was on the...
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Disney firefirghters
John Raoux/AP
May 31, 2019 - 5:20 pm
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Firefighters for Walt Disney World's private government say they're understaffed and that poses a safety risk as the Florida theme park resort grows even bigger with this year's openings of a new Star Wars land and air gondolas. "We just don't have enough firefighters...
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John McDevitt
May 31, 2019 - 4:35 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A strategy has been announced to make the streets of Camden safer by targeting illegal ATVs and off-road vehicles. Officials like Lt. Zsakhiem James of the Camden County Police Department say the drivers of these vehicles are reckless and have a blatant disregard for...
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Pa. Congressman Brendan Boyle (center, in tie) in Fairhill Park with representatives from Mothers in Charge, Moms Demand Action and the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.
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Hadas Kuznits
May 29, 2019 - 3:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia-area lawmaker wants to create incentives for gun owners to lock and safely store their guns. Pennsylvania congressman Brendan Boyle explains the gun safety legislation he plans to bring to the House next week called the Preventing Family Fire Act. "As a...
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Tesla's new Navigate on Autopilot feature performs much worse than a typical human driver at things like changing lanes and passing and poses a serious safety risk, according to Consumer Reports.
Tesla via CNN
May 22, 2019 - 5:23 pm
By Peter Valdes-Dapena, CNN Business (CNN) - - Tesla's new Navigate on Autopilot feature performs much worse than a typical human driver at things like changing lanes and passing and poses a serious safety risk, according to Consumer Reports. "The system's role should be to help the driver, but the...
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David Madden
May 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Monday is the first day of a three-week, coast-to-coast, annual attempt to get everyone to buckle up in the car. Over the last 15 years, the numbers in New Jersey have gone steadily up — 94 percent of drivers use a seat belt while driving, and that’s well above the...
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Roosevelt Boulevard
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
May 17, 2019 - 10:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Council unanimously passed a bill that will lead to the installation of speed cameras along Roosevelt Boulevard. The hope is that drivers will slow down on the deadliest highway in the city. At the very busy intersection of Tyson Avenue and the...
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A doctor demonstrates how an infant can die due to unsafe sleeping practices.
Steve Earley/The Virginian-Pilot via AP, file
April 22, 2019 - 7:42 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Accidental suffocation is a leading cause of injury deaths in U.S. infants and common scenarios involve blankets, bed-sharing with parents and other unsafe sleep practices, an analysis of government data found. These deaths "are entirely preventable. That's the most important point...
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Dreamstime
March 30, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you thought no one was better for thrift shops than Macklemore, you haven't met Marie Kondo. She has single-handedly convinced Americans to part with all the things in their life that don't spark joy. Thrift shops are...
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Dreamstime
March 29, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Despite what that groundhog said, it's still icy. If you slip, who can you sue? Vermont officials announced the launch of their annual "guess how long the ice will last on Lake Memphremagog" contest. The person who guesses...
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