New Healthcare Regulations Focus On Preventing Sharps-Related Injuries

New Healthcare Regulations Focus On Preventing Sharps-Related Injuries

By improving recycling regulations in the healthcare industry, officials working with the Department of Natural Resources hope to decrease accidental injuries. “I think a part of the problem is there’s not enough education on what is and what is not recyclable,” said Jim Short of the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Waste and […]

Tennessee Highway Patrol Making Distracted Driving Epidemic a Top Priority

Tennessee Highway Patrol Making Distracted Driving Epidemic a Top Priority

During 2014, distracted driving accounted for 10% of all vehicle-related fatalities in the United States. In Shelby County, Tennessee, alone, distracted driving has reached record highs: leading to more than 5,000 vehicle accidents this year. Tennessee Highway Patrol has come up with two new ways of hopefully preventing the onslaught of distracted driving, which directly […]

Glass Pumpkin Patch Craze Continues to Grow This Fall

Glass Pumpkin Patch Craze Continues to Grow This Fall

If taking a ride to the patch to pick out a pumpkin to carve was never your thing, you might be interested to know that there’s a nationwide squash trend that continues to grow: glass pumpkin patches. Though glass-blown pumpkin patches have existed for decades, it’s a tradition that’s catching on across the country. Glassblowing […]

Hover Camera Offers Opportunity For Soaring Selfies

Hover Camera Offers Opportunity For Soaring Selfies

Selfie-lovers, rejoice: a new camera is flying onto the scene to satisfy your aerial photography needs. Instead of an obvious selfie stick, gadget-hungry shutter bugs should soon be able to purchase an aerial contraption to capture their images. In general, our society has become a largely visual one. Photo sharing apps like Instagram and Snapchat […]

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