Safety

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Plano Parents Worried About School Shooting Threat Investigation

An investigation into a potential shooting threat at a Collin County school has parents worried about the safety of their children.

03/27/2015

Amys

Amy’s Kitchen Recalls Various Frozen Foods Over Possible Health Risk

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration has announced a recall of select Amy’s Kitchen, Inc. frozen food items due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

03/23/2015

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Talladega To Add More SAFER Barriers Before NASCAR Race

Talladega Superspeedway will add SAFER barriers in three places before NASCAR visits in May.

03/19/2015

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Safety A Priority At This Year’s SXSW Festival After 2014 DWI Crash

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM) – The South by Southwest Music Festival kicked off Tuesday afternoon in Austin. And after a deadly 2014 DWI crash, safety is priority number one for law enforcement there. CBS […]

CBSDFW.COM–03/17/2015

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Details Released On Major Oil Shipments By Rail Through Texas

As many as 10 trains weekly have been coming into Texas carrying a million gallons or more of Northern Plains crude oil that’s been involved in fiery derailments in the U.S. and Canada.

02/27/2015

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Army Vet Develops Glasses To Combat Laser Beam Danger

It is dangerous, can be physically damaging and the FBI claims statistics show “lasering” is on the rise. Federal investigators report airline pilots are having lasers pointed at them 14 times as much now compared to rates in 2005.

CBS 11–02/25/2015

The profile of a car tire is pictured at a tire dealer. (credit: Getty Images/Andreas Rentz)

Goodyear Recalls SUV Tires Due To Tread Cracks

Goodyear is recalling about 48,500 SUV tires after finding small cracks in the tread during endurance testing.

01/23/2015

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Petition Started To Push For More DART Security

There’s a push for more security on Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) trains, and at their stations. A North Texas man started a petition on change.org, after he says his 21-year-old daughter was attacked and robbed on a train.

CBSDFW.COM–01/16/2015

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

Christmas Lights

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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