"We need to have not only a safe work environment, but they need to have one that does everything possible to retain high quality employees," Hucker said. "When you have a toxic environment like that it puts riders at risk, puts employees at risk and undermines the whole system." … [Read more...] about Top Metro official reassigned after audit alleged she undermined safety oversight
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“They have customized forecast platforms, numerical models that are very high resolution that can forecast the winds in a very specific, localized regions. In addition to looking at fire danger and fire potential, each utility has their own set of tools that are state of the art science,” he said. … [Read more...] about What Triggers PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoffs?
Some local TV crews still went inside. And members of the White House press pool still attended the event, so that all the other outlets were provided with video, photos and raw material. There are usually 13 people in the so-called "pool," representing wires, print, radio, TV, and photography. … [Read more...] about While Trump defies coronavirus safety guidelines at rally, TV networks exercise caution
"With increasing public concerns about the processes we are using to develop these vaccines, and even more importantly, the processes that will be used to evaluate these vaccines, we saw it as critical to come out and reiterate our commitment that we will develop our products, our vaccines, using the highest ethical standards and the most scientific [rigorous] processes," Bourla said. … [Read more...] about 9 vaccine makers sign safety pledge in race for Covid-19 vaccine
FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2020, file photo, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks to reporters after visiting New Bridges Elementary School in the Brooklyn borough of New York, to observe pandemic-related safety procedures. In a Sept. 10, 2020, letter to the mayor by the leaders of a number of businesses, de Blasio was urged "to take immediate action" on public safety and other issues in New York City as part of dealing with the city's longer-term economic concerns. less … [Read more...] about Business leaders send letter of concern to de Blasio