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June 2, 2011

Texting while driving

According to a 2010 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration study, there were over 448,000 motor vehicle crashes that involved driver distraction, and 38 percent of those were caused by people texting while driving.Although cell phone usage has improved our accessibility, it has also proven our physiological inability to multi-task.The human

Dec. 22, 2010

From Hunter 1: Getting back to the basics and charging onward ...

As 2010 comes to a close, we have the holidays to look forward to and the beginning of a new year. Recently, I've spent some time reflecting on this past year and am simply amazed what we are doing to ensure sons, daughters, mothers and fathers are reunited with their loved ones. We currently have a 97.5 percent mission effectiveness rate and

May 25, 2010

101 Critical Days of Summer begins

Every year about this time, we start to hear about the 101 Critical Days of Summer. Most of us hear those words and think "oh great, another day of briefings." However, I'd like to give you a better understanding of why we safety guys focus on the 101 Critical Days of Summer and why that's a good thing for you. The 101 Critical Days of Summer