Safety

The West Fertilizer Company, shown from the air, lies in ruins on April 18, 2013 in West, Texas. (credit: Getty Images)

Report: Texas Has Most Hazardous Chemical Plants In Country

A congressional report shows Texas has the largest number of plants in the nation that use the most hazardous chemicals.

12/11/2014

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Regulators Investigating Child Car Seat Recall

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says it is investigating whether Graco took too long to report a safety defect in its child car seats.

12/01/2014

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Doctors: Play It Safe When Christmas Decorating

Some North Texas homeowners decided to play it safe and hire Christmas home decorators.

CBS 11–11/28/2014

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Crash Tests Set To Gauge Safety Of Highway Guardrails

The Federal Highway Administration said Wednesday that crash tests involving guardrails made by Trinity Industries Inc. will be done by mid-January at an independent lab in San Antonio.

11/12/2014

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Five Travel Scams To Avoid

Here are five of the most common travel scams you need to be on the lookout for when traveling.

10/30/2014

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List Of Cars Affected By Airbag Recall

A defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?

10/22/2014

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NHTSA Warns Nearly 8 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags Fixed

The inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.

10/22/2014

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$1 Million Insurance Policy For Oklahoma Accident

CBS 11 I-Team Investigative Reporter Mireya Villarreal dug into Quickway’s past, sorting through crash reports and federal inspections.

09/29/2014

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Dover Speedway Installs Catch Fence For 2015 NASCAR Season

Dover International Speedway started work Monday on a new catch fence that will be installed in time for the 2015 NASCAR season.

09/29/2014

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DeSoto High School Taking Part In Sports Concussion Study

The DeSoto High School Eagle’s football team is taking part in a season-long study focusing on sports-related concussions.

09/26/2014

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Hundreds Attend Plano Police Crime Safety Meeting

The biggest crime safety meeting ever held in Plano happened Wednesday night. The size of the crowd showed just how much the disappearance of a 23-year-old woman has affected those who live and work in the area.

CBSDFW.COM–09/24/2014

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More Than 100 Expected To Attend Plano Crime Safety Meeting

An event in Plano is drawing huge interest. But it’s a gathering that people wish they didn’t have to attend. A conference room at the Marriott will be the site of what’s expected to be the biggest crime safety meeting the city has ever held.

CBSDFW.COM–09/17/2014

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