0
comments
Health & Safety

2012-2013 Fort Irwin Influenza immunization campaign underway

Posted August 23, 2012 by Information provided by Fort Irwin MEDDAC

The 2012-2013 Influenza Immunization Campaign at Fort Irwin has kicked off in preparation for the influenza season. Influenza is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. Individuals over the age of 65, young children, and individuals with certain health conditions…

Full Story »

0
comments
Health & Safety

Join Operation Battle Blackout to help Irwin conserve energy

Posted August 16, 2012 by Information provided by Fort Irwin Garrison

What is Operation Battle Blackout and why should you make an effort to save electricity on post? Just like you receive an electric bill at home, Fort Irwin Garrison also receives a bill for its electricity usage. During the summer months and periods of extreme heat, Southern California Edison sends out the baseline for electricity…

Full Story »

0
comments
Health & Safety

Quarterly domestic water notice

Posted August 16, 2012 by Updated: 10 August 2012

Fort Irwin’s Water System is operated under a privatization contract with CH2MHill. As the system ownership is not transferred to CH2MHill, compliance responsibilities still reside with the U.S. Army. Fort Irwin has two water systems. A Reverse Osmosis or RO System and a domestic use system or DU system. The domestic use (DU) water is…

Full Story »

bus-260
0
comments
Health & Safety

National Training Center and Fort Irwin Safety team newsletter for August 2012

Posted August 2, 2012 by anradmin

School starts Aug. 9 for Silver Valley Unified School District. Please be safe and follow the rules of the road. Here are some tips for safe travels around schools as the school year gears up:

Full Story »

iwatch-feat
0
comments
Health & Safety

iWatch aimed at keeping eyes on Fort Irwin

Posted July 26, 2012 by By Charles Melton

Numerous cities and towns across the nation have Neighborhood Watch Programs. These are aimed at encouraging residents to report suspicious activities, unusual visitors and other out of the ordinary sights in their neighborhoods...

Full Story »

DSC_2979-602
0
comments
Health & Safety

Blackhorse troopers keep vehicles running smoothly

Posted July 26, 2012 by Story and Photos by Sgt. Anthony J. Lecours

Preventive Maintenance Checks and services are being conducted by 1st Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, to ensure vehicles are...

Full Story »

0
comments
Health & Safety

Army, NFL collaborate on traumatic brain injury helmet sensors

Posted July 26, 2012 by anradmin

WASHINGTON (Army News Service, July 18, 2012) — The National Football League now wants to put into the helmets of its players the same type of sensors used by the Army to evaluate concussive events that could lead to traumatic brain injury. The Army is working with the National Football League, or NFL, to help…

Full Story »

Kids-caught-being-safe
0
comments
Health & Safety

Kids Caught being safe: Isaac Davidson

Posted July 19, 2012 by anradmin

Three-year-old Isaac Davidson always wears his bicycle helmet says his mom, Amy Davidson. The family was “caught” by Garrison Safety Office staff playing safely near...

Full Story »

blue-water
0
comments
Health & Safety

Water safety tips

Posted July 12, 2012 by Information provided by kidshealth.org

When the weather turns warm, everyone wants to be in or around the water. Hanging out at the pool or the beach on a hot day is a great way to beat the heat.

Full Story »

tea
0
comments
Health & Safety

What’s in YOUR Bottle?

Posted July 5, 2012 by By Capt. Diane Ryan

Many people eat one or two meals a day and consume soft drinks, juices, juice drinks, energy drinks, or sports drinks throughout the day. The first inclination is typically, ‘I barely eat anything so why can’t I lose weight?’ The reason can be fairly simple. It might be excessive calories from beverages.

Full Story »


All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin