Can Companies Train Employees To Survive Workplace Shootings?Violence in the workplace is becoming so common that there's a glut of tutorials and training programs for surviving an active shooter situation.
DFW Airport Ground Crews Getting Ready For WinterThe heat index may be approaching 110 today, but ground crews at DFW Airport are getting ready for winter.
Astronauts Train On Mock-Up NASA Capsule In Gulf Of MexicoNASA astronauts have been practicing in-the-water exit maneuvers from a mock-up Orion space capsule bobbing in the Gulf of Mexico off Texas.
Dallas ISD & Dallas Parks Training Students To Save LivesThe Dallas Independent School District has teamed with Dallas Park and Recreation on a special mission -- they’re training students now to save lives in the future.
Rookie Docs Can Work Longer, 24-Hour Shifts Under New RulesRookie doctors can work up to 24 hours straight under new work limits taking effect this summer — a move supporters say will enhance training and foes maintain will do just the opposite.
Texas Fire Departments Receive More Than $15 Million In GrantsTexas fire departments received more than $15 million in grants Wednesday, Oct. 5, through the Texas A&M Forest Service Rural Volunteer Fire Department Assistance Program.
Law Enforcement Conference Gear Specifically for FemalesHundreds of female officers gathered in Fort Worth for the Women in Law Enforcement conference.
Fort Worth Offers Active Shooter Safety ClassesWhat would you do if a gunman entered your place of work? Being prepared is the best answer. Now a chance for you to learn useful techniques is being offered by the city of Fort Worth.
Study: 1 Minute Of Intense Workout Is EnoughOne, full-blown, explosive, minute of exercise has the same effect of a 45-minute moderate workout.
North Texas First-Responders Taking Part In Active Shooter DrillThe sights and sounds are scary, but not dangerous. Members of law enforcement, along with fire and EMS personnel conducted an active shooter exercise at a North Texas high school on Wednesda
West Texas Town Awaits 'Jade Helm' Military Exercise The West Texas town of Big Spring is among those that will see part of the Jade Helm 15 military exercise that has alarmed some Texans concerned about a federal takeover.
Senate Mandates Suicide Prevention Training For Texas TeachersThe Texas Senate has voted to require public school teachers to undergo two hours of annual training on suicide prevention.
After Dog Shootings Animal Groups Demanding Police TrainingLast year, in the state of Texas alone, some 200 dogs were shot and killed by police officers. Those numbers have some animal protection groups demanding mandatory training for all law enforcement officers.
Study: 'Under-Exercising' May Be At Heart Of Obesity Epidemic Did you hit the gym for an hour today? Chances are your job wiped out any benefits from your workout. Fast food and super-sized soda take a lot of blame for American’s bulging waistlines, but the biggest culprit could be your couch.
Report On West Recommends More Firefighter Training & PlanningA new state fire marshal report, investigating the firefighter deaths when the West Fertilizer Company plant exploded in 2013, is making some recommendations when it comes to firefighter planning and training.