Is It Safe Working in Extreme Heat?

With summer in full swing, it is more important than ever for anyone who works outside to understand the dangers of working in extreme heat and how to avoid heat-related injury and death. Just last month, two construction workers here in Missouri died after working outside in the heat. One of the workers was a…

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Tips for Staying Safe Near Railroad Tracks

As MetroLink, and other rail systems throughout Missouri, continue to grow, keeping pedestrians and drivers safe near railroad tracks is becoming more and more of a priority. In fact, the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) recently had to issue a warning about railroad track safety after a series of fatal MetroLink accidents. According to MoDOT’s…

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7 Summer Safety Tips for Motorcyclists

Motorcycles can be a fun, fuel-efficient transportation alternative to a traditional car. However, in the event of a crash, motorcyclists are much more likely than car drivers to sustain serious personal injuries. And, unfortunately, these kinds of accidents are on the rise. In 2015, the Governors Highway Safety Association reported that over 5,000 people died…

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