CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header

Safety

(credit: CBS 11 News)

New AT&T Stadium Bag Policy Kicks Off

If you are headed to AT&T Stadium in Arlington to see the Dallas Cowboys, be sure to leave your bags behind or you will be turned away due to a new stadium bag policy.

08/24/2013

IKEA Life Improvement Project

IKEA Recalls Children’s Beds

Swedish furniture chain IKEA is recalling two models of children’s beds for repair, citing complaints over a metal rod that can break and potentially cause harm.

08/15/2013

(credit: CBS 11 News)

Irving Named 5th Safest Big City In America

The fifth largest city in our area is also the fifth safest big city in America, according to the publication Business Insider.

CBS 11–08/09/2013

(credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Officers Join The “Always Expect A Train” Safety Campaign

The Union Pacific Railroad is kicking off a new campaign that has them working with local police to enforce grade crossing laws. Officials are teaming up in conjunction with Union Pacific’s new educational push to “Always Expect A Train.”

CBSDFW.COM–07/18/2013

(credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Examining Texas’ Castle Doctrine Law

The “not guilty” verdict in the George Zimmerman murder in Florida case has national some groups calling for review of so-called “Stand Your Ground” laws.

07/17/2013

eTrek device (credit: CBS 11 News)

Safer Schools With The Push Of A Button?

Carroll ISD in Southlake will test a high-tech device that uses GPS and Wi-Fi signals to constantly track employee locations, in an effort to make school campuses safer.

CBS 11–07/10/2013

An elderly woman clasps her hands.

High-Tech Gadgets Monitor Seniors’ Safety At Home

It could mean no more having to check up on Mom or Dad every morning: Motion sensors on the wall and a monitor under the mattress one day might automatically alert you to early signs of trouble.

07/10/2013

Dallas Stars, logo

Visors Could Be Mandatory For New NHL Players

The NHL competition committee will recommend making visors mandatory for all players entering the league.

06/04/2013

A boy jumps into the waters of a swimming pool. (credit: Ali Yussef/AFP/Getty Images)

Area Drownings Bring Attention To Swim Safety

“Texas is now leading the nation in the number of children that we lose every summer,” says Jan Emler, founder of Emler Swim Schools. “It’s a terrible distinction for our state.”

05/28/2013

(credit: CBS 11 News)

School Security Goes High-Tech With Copsync 911

The new school security program instantly opens communication between emergency personnel and the school. “My responding officers can chat with the teacher, superintendent or whoever set the alarm off.”

05/28/2013

Rockwall County Tornado. (Credit: CBSDFW.com)

Preparing For Severe Weather In North Texas

The forecast for this afternoon in North Texas again includes heavy storms, hail and the possibility of dangerous tornadoes. So, how should you prepare?

05/21/2013

(credit: CBS 11 News)

Parents Say School Playground Is A Danger Zone

Parents of Pinnacle Academy students have yet another safety concern as they send their children to class.

05/10/2013

more

previous