Kidde Issues Smoke Detector Recall For Over 450,000 UnitsKidde has recalled nearly half a million smoke detectors after a flaw was found that could keep the devices from alerting owners about a fire in their homes.
Illinois Police Crack Down on Dangerous DriversIllinois State Police are ready for "Holiday Lifesavers Weekend", in hopes of cutting down on traffic fatalities.
How Secure Is Your Hometown? Study Ranks America’s Safest CitiesThe list ranked 182 U.S. cities based on three main areas of concern; home and community safety, financial security, and the risk of a natural disaster.
New Program in the Works for Metrolink SecurityViolent crime on Metrolink is down, as a pilot program is planned to test the effect of keeping freeloaders off the trains.
Illinois Warns Hunters to Stay Safe this Opening WeekendDeer season kicks off this weekend in Illinois and the state's Department of Natural Resources is urging hunters to make safety a priority.
NAACP Warns Blacks Against Traveling On American AirlinesThe NAACP says the recent incidents involving African-Americans suggest that American has a corporate culture of racial insensitivity and possible bias.
MOSSA Created to Improve School SafetyThere's a new watchdog group helping to oversee the safety of Missouri school kids.
Metro Drivers Union Calls for Increased Safety MeasuresThe union for Metro drivers is demanding improved safety after a driver was shot outside his bus over the weekend during an attempted robbery.
Doctors Give Last Minute Warning on Eclipse Glasses Don't forget your eclipse safety glasses.
New IIHS Vehicle Top Safety Picks AnnouncedThe Insurance Institute for Highway Safety names top safety picks for large cars.
Some Service Stations Not Equipped for Car InspectionsNotices are going out telling St. Louis area vehicle owners it's time for a new emissions inspection, but it might be wise to call ahead to see if your local service station can do it.
Plastic Surgeon Offers Fireworks WarningA word of warning about fireworks from a local plastic surgeon as we go into this long Fourth of July holiday weekend.