Headlines Tagged with Fires/Injuries — 9,963 headlines found
LATROBE, Pa. (AP) - Authorities say a fire in a western Pennsylvania apartment that claimed the life of a woman was apparently started by a dropped cigarette.
Sep 6, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 6, 2015 18:15
An actress who was pulled from a Manhattan high rise fire earlier this week has reportedly died.... Fire officials say the cause of the fire was "careless discard of smoking materials."
Sep 4, 2015 NY1 (Time Warner Cable)
added Sep 5, 2015 16:26
Vivian Eng, 51, died on Wednesday, a day after a blaze tore through her apartment... Fire marshalls believe the fire started from cigarette or other "smoking material" that hadn't been put out properly, according to the FDNY's Twitter account.
Sep 5, 2015 DNAinfo
added Sep 5, 2015 16:23
[UK] Police investigating man who 'started two fires and abused crew and passengers' on Monarch Airlines flight from Birmingham to Sharm el-Sheikh
A passenger on board said the man lit small blazes in the plane's toilet cubicle 'while also smoking and abusing the cabin crew, terrifying crew and passengers'. The fire was extinguished by cabin crew and police in Egypt were waiting for the A321 aircra
Sep 4, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 4, 2015 12:02
Alcohol is more prevalent now than it ever has been. Booze billboards are everywhere... That’s not to suggest alcohol should be shunned the way of the cigarette. But a conversation about our high consumption level of booze needs to happen. Our attitudes a
Aug 28, 2015 Moose Jaw (SK) Times-Herald (ca)
added Aug 31, 2015 13:39
A couple and two pets died in a fire on Southgate Road on Saturday that was caused by careless smoking and an oxygen tank, state police said. Firefighters pulled Joseph Prekop, 67, and the family dog from the fire but could not resuscitate them. They dis
Aug 29, 2015 Bangor (ME) Daily News
added Aug 31, 2015 13:30
What can legally be done when someone secretly smokes an e-cig on board?...the DOT will, probably by year's end, add language to its federal registry that spells out that rule for e-cigarette smokers, just in case they don't know how to spell N-O.
Aug 30, 2015 Los Angeles Times
added Aug 31, 2015 11:12
A UK-based car leasing company is warning that the new law on smoking in cars carrying children doesn’t go far enough... Flexed.co.uk is calling for a blanket ban on in-car smoking, which it calls one of the greatest safety risks on the road today. It be
Aug 27, 2015 Fire Risk Management (uk)
added Aug 28, 2015 17:11
The Senate today, as part of the Legislature’s extraordinary session on health, passed legislation calling for new statewide regulations on electronic cigarettes. SB X2-5, authored by Sen. Mark Leno, protects the public against exposure to e-cigarettes b
Aug 27, 2015 LGBT Weekly
added Aug 27, 2015 23:18
In two-third of the homes where children were exposed to e-cigarettes, they also were exposed to regular cigarettes. The researchers found that 36 percent of the e-cigarette users neither locked up e-liquid bottles nor used childproof caps. Such caps, w
Aug 27, 2015 ANI (in)
added Aug 27, 2015 13:42