Category: Jonathan Howland

‘Selfie zones,’ misting towers, might reduce scenic-spot drownings

Reuters Jonathan Howland, School of Medicine At Yosemite National Park in California, most accidental deaths are water-related, with people trying to cool off or take pictures, new research shows… Expert quote: “Warnings about risks are mandated with many consumer products, including toys, pharmaceuticals, power tools, cleaning products, ladders . . . .” View full article

Escalator to Elevator Risk Reduction

Buildings Jonathan Howland, School of Medicine Researchers at the Boston Medical Center (BMC)’s Injury Prevention Center (IPC) have found that one fall requiring first responder emergency medical services response occurs, on average, approximately every 56 hours at Boston Logan International Airport, with 37% of those incidents involving transport to a hospital… View article