Two Men Die in Industrial Accident in Maine

NECN: Amy Sinclair, Kennebunkport, ME) – Two men have died in an industrial accident in Kennebunkport, Maine. The bodies were found in a septic tank. The two men worked for Stevens Electric & Pump Service of Monmouth, Maine. They had…

Six Hurt in Accident at Applecrest Farm

By Joey Cresta September 25, 2011 10:16 PM HAMPTON FALLS — Multiple people were injured, one critically in an accident involving two horse-drawn carriages at Applecrest Farm Orchards on Sunday. According to N.H. State Police, troopers…

Medical Center Offers Suggestions For Preventing Falls In The Elderly

NEWARK –The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services has designated Sept. 19-25 as “Fall Prevention Awareness Week,” and Newark Beth Israel Medical Center (NBIMC) is hoping to increase awareness about the dangers of falls for…

Children: In Crashes, a Grandparent Safety Factor

By NICHOLAS BAKALAR Published: September 12, 2011 A new study of car crashes suggests that children may be safer when their grandparents are driving than when their parents are at the wheel. Researchers reviewed data on 11,859 children involved…

Two Killed in Accident on I-93 in Salem

By Jo-Anne MacKenziejmackenzie@eagletribune.com SALEM — Two Massachusetts residents were killed in a single-vehicle accident just before midnight last night. Michael Joyce, 29, of Stoneham and Karina O'Donnell, 23, of Merrimac were killed…

Jamesburg Woman Killed in Turnpike Crash

4:25 PM, Sep. 15, 2011 | Written by Staff Report SOUTH BRUNSWICK — A 25-year-old Jamesburg woman was killed in a motor vehicle accident on Thursday morning on the New Jersey Turnpike, State Police said. Nicole Gandy, 25, of Jamesburg…

Woman’s Fall from Skylight an Accident

By Matt Rocheleau Globe Correspondent / September 12, 2011 Police said they believe the death of a woman who fell nearly five stories through a skylight on the roof of a South Boston office building Saturday night was accidental, and they found…

Worker Killed in Alaska Gold Mining Accident

By Yereth Rosen ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Wed Sep 7, 2011 8:13pm EDT (Reuters) - A worker at the Kensington Gold Mine in Alaska was killed in an accident on the job on Monday morning, the mine's owner said. A spokesman for the mine's parent company,…

Back-to-School Safety Tips

By Christine Many from Reader's Digest Traveling to School When parents talk about school safety these days, they’re usually referring to the surge in violence at schools. But research shows that school-age children are actually nine…

Bus Accident Sends 36 to Hospital

6:58 PM, Sep 2, 2011 Salem, IL (KSDK) - A bus crash in Salem, Illinois sent 36 people to the hospital Friday afternoon after blowing a tire. The Williams Tours bus ran off the road on Interstate 57 six and a half miles north of Salem, and…