The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has launched a new online database that allows consumers to research the safety of everyday products. The site, SaferProducts.gov, publishes injury and death reports related to a variety of products.
Safety features in new vehicles are moving beyond protecting only those inside the car. Automakers are now considering the safety of those on the outside as well, designing systems aimed at reducing pedestrian injuries and deaths.
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced several new local construction projects on Monday, which was also the start of Work Zone Awareness Week.