COVID-19 Safety Measures Are Essential Business When The AC Breaks During A PandemicFor the second day in a row, the heat is still on. A Pleasanton homeowner's air conditioning unit is all turned off, and that’s quite a predicament during this pandemic.
United Rolls Out Changes After Photos Of Packed SF-Bound Flight During COVID-19 Pandemic Go ViralA doctor returning from New York to San Francisco on a United Airlines flight, posted pictures of his packed plane, raising serious concerns about air travel safety during the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Has Food Banks Using Drive-Thrus, New Assembly Lines To Prevent Cross-ContaminationThe COVID-19 pandemic is forcing many companies to rethink the way they operate to prevent cross-contamination, including local food banks. Some believe they will actually be stronger because of it.
Save Mart, FoodMaxx, Luckys Add Plexiglas Shields At Registers For Safety During Coronavirus PandemicGrocery shoppers may notice some remarkable changes at the checkout counter. In an effort to ramp up safety and prevent the spread of the coronavirus, some supermarkets are installing Plexiglas shields at their registers.
Coronavirus Update: CA Lawmaker Asks Trump Administration To Fix Alleged Health, Safety Hazards At Travis AFBCongressman John Garamendi sent a letter to President Trump, the Centers for Disease Control and others, detailing unsafe conditions at Travis AFB and demanding immediate action.
Bay Area First Responders Practice Safety Protocols To Guard Against CoronavirusWhen first responders arrive at a scene, they may focus on the well being of the injured, but they are also concerned about their own health and safety. With the spread of the coronavirus, there are new protocols in place to help.
Bill Introduced To Expand Government Enforcement Powers Over UtilitiesA group of state legislators and Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley announced the introduction of a bill Tuesday that would give the state attorney general and local district attorneys the power to reprimand utility companies for failure to comply with safety regulations.
Unarmed, Uniformed New BART Ambassadors Aim To Keep Riders SafeOn Monday, BART riders got to meet representatives with the transit agency's new "ambassador" program that is aimed at improving security.
UPS Drivers Worried About Safety After Rash Of Armed RobberiesUPS drivers are concerned about their safety after a series of three armed robberies of UPS trucks in San Jose during the past week.
Federal Plan To Allow Electric Bikes On National Park Trail Raises Safety ConcernsLast month, the Trump administration ordered a change in regulations to allow electric bicycles on every national park trail on which regular bikes are permitted. The news has drawn a mixed reaction.
Deadly Dive Boat Fire Raises Concerns About Charter SafetyIn the wake of the Labor Day dive boat tragedy, concerns are being raised about passenger safety on chartered boats in San Francisco Bay.
Ranking Places San Ramon As Safest City In CaliforniaIf you’re looking for a safe place to raise your child, you might consider the East Bay city of San Ramon, which was recently ranked safest in California.
Coyotes Spotted Near San Bruno School Raise Safety ConcernsA coyote spotted Wednesday on a grassy field just steps from a playground used by children in after school program prompted teachers to keep the kids indoors in San Bruno.
Bay Area 'National Night Out' Events Promote Safe Neighborhoods During Troubled TimesIn an effort to strengthen relations between citizens and law enforcement agencies, communities across the Bay Area and the rest of the country are taking part in National Night Out events Tuesday evening.
Experts: Gilroy Shooting Should Prompt Improved Emergency Plans At EventsEvent organizers should review their emergency plans after the deadly shooting at Gilroy Garlic Festival to see if they can make additional safety improvements, law enforcement experts said.