Headlines Tagged with Fires/Injuries — 9,856 headlines found
Three workers were injured Wednesday morning when a flash fire sparked when one of them lit a cigarette... the construction workers were in an area heavy with gasoline fumes when one decided to smoke a cigarette.
Jul 22, 2015 KPRC-TV (Houston, TX)
added Jul 25, 2015 17:43
Based on the data collected by the American Association of Poison Control Centers, it seems that FDA regulations that support child-proof packaging, and more standardized labeling would be extremely helpful in preventing further exposures.
Jul 23, 2015 Philly blogs
added Jul 25, 2015 15:31
It takes a very small amount of energy to ignite hydrogen, and even static electricity from hair can do it, Spivack said. The woman who was injured had been smoking at the beach earlier in the day, but officials don't know if she was smoking right before
Jul 24, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 24, 2015 20:16
This legislation would give the CPSC the authority to require the use of child-resistant packaging on liquid nicotine containers sold to consumers, a requirement that would take effect 180 days after enactment. The CPSC currently requires such packaging
Jul 23, 2015 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 24, 2015 11:30
The man isn't hurt but is predictably unimpressed, and storms out of the van. It remains to be seen whether the prank has done its work and encouraged him to quit. While the poster of the video's commitment to public health is admirable, it's not a good
Jul 23, 2015 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 24, 2015 10:47
Jesus deJesus, Alex Hernandez, and Raul Rivera claimed they worked at a tobacco farm owned by Thomas McLaughlin through a federal guest worker program in for five months in 2013. In a federal lawsuit filed last week, the three workers said they were subj
Jul 21, 2015 Boston (MA) Globe
added Jul 22, 2015 00:51
Fire chiefs say incidents occur because some electronic cigarettes smokers are not using compatible chargers, causing overheating.
Jul 11, 2015 Sky News (uk)
added Jul 17, 2015 19:55
told by a police officer at the scene that it was thought the driver had tried to throw the cigarette out of her window, but it had blown back into the car. As she fumbled around for the lit cigarette she collided with the vehicle.
Jul 10, 2015 Mansfield Chad (uk)
added Jul 13, 2015 10:07
A series of “highly disturbing” fires caused by exploding e-cigarette chargers has prompted a nationwide safety alert. The Local Government Association, which represents the 49 fire and rescue authorities in England and Wales, are calling on e-cigarette
Jul 11, 2015 The Independent (uk)
added Jul 13, 2015 09:56
More than 100 fires have been blamed on the devices over the past two years, according to fire service figures. The Local Government Association (LGA), representing the 49 fire and rescue authorities in England and Wales, wants e-cigarette manufacturers
Jul 11, 2015 BBC Online
added Jul 13, 2015 09:56