Safety & Security

arrow_drop_down
Oct 27 2011
Victorville Water District in Los Gatos, Calif., has selected Firetide’s HotPort wireless mesh network as a key element of its SCADA monitoring…
Jul 18 2011
Every water and wastewater organization, large or small, is haunted by the prospect of at least one worst-case scenario, but few have had the time or…
Jan 7 2011
Weidmuller introduced the new ACT20X range of digital isolators, specifically developed for hazardous-area applications. This range of intrinsic…
Jun 16 2010
The 3G AirLinx’s technology represents a new frontier in meter intel collection. This military-inspired, “fly-by” technology provides utilities with…
Mar 29 2005
Two documents released today provide principles and procedures to guide EPA scientists assessing cancer risk from exposures to environmental…
Mar 28 2005
"When you can get pure drinking any time just by opening the tap, it’s easy to forget how precious the stuff is," says Brian Pedersen. He should know…
Mar 7 2005
Your water might be safer, but your home is at risk of potential water damage caused by the possible failure of state-mandated copper piping, warns…
Jan 21 2005
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Navajo Nation Environmental Protection Agency recently inspected nearly 50 underground fuel tanks…
Nov 17 2004
An Israeli who tried to set sail for his native Moldova on a raft strung together with water bottles has been intercepted by coastal guards. Genadi…
Oct 18 2004
The two brothers charged in the tainted water tragedy four years ago in Walkerton, Ont., will not face a trial but will instead enter guilty pleas…
Oct 15 2004
EPA Administrator Mike Leavitt and Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works John Paul Woodley, Jr. announced that a funding package has been…
Oct 7 2004
Camp Lejeune's environmental officials did not understand and did not respond as quickly as they should have when contaminated drinking water was…
Sep 10 2004
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency selected an amended cleanup plan to address groundwater contamination at the Tucson International Airport…
Sep 3 2004
According to a Johns Hopkins researcher, an anti-bacterial agent commonly found in soaps and detergents has been found in water from streams and…
Jun 30 2004
A German cargo ship with about 960 tons of sulfuric acid in its tanks sank in the north German port of Hamburg Tuesday after colliding with a…
Jun 28 2004
The U.S. Justice Department, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the State of Mississippi recently announced a settlement with Genesis Energy,…
Apr 9 2004
The Energy Department has proposed a $96.8 million cleanup plan to remove radioactive material from a shuttered reactor at the Brookhaven National…
Mar 22 2004
U.S. water utilities can expect the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to continue site visits by its Protective Security Division, according to a…
Mar 1 2004
March 1, as Secretary Tom Ridge unveiled the National Incident Management System (NIMS), the American Public Works Association (APWA) praised the…
Feb 17 2004
As consumers step into a residential portable spa to relax after a long day of work, the last thing they need to worry about is whether their spa…
Subscribe to Safety & Security
expand_less