WSB Spot for the Chalk 1 Up for Safety Art Contest
WSB created a short segment about our ‘Chalk 1 Up For Safety‘ event that was held April 26 at the Georgia State Capitol – Liberty Plaza. Students from Harper Archer Middle School, Kennesaw Mountain, Dutchtown, and Langston Hughes High Schools competed in the fifth annual ‘Chalk 1 Up for Safety’ art contest on Wednesday, April 26 at Liberty Plaza near the Georgia State Capitol. The day was beautiful and warm, a picture-perfect Atlanta day. Representatives from each of the high schools, as well as leaders from the Clayton County Fire Department, Allstate Insurance, and Disabled American Veterans were there to support the students and their safety messages. In one drawing by Christian Alexander of Langston Hughes High School, a bully is shown as a horned blue monster inside a person’s room reflecting the problem of cyberbullying. Cyberbullying occurs at home, online, all hours of the day, and young people need to stand up to it and be more than a bystander. In another drawing, the students of Harper Archer Middle School created a scene of a car crash with the message, ‘It Can Wait’ regarding the dangers of texting while driving. Kennesaw Mountain High School created […]
Training for Global Safety Registration Open
Registration Now Open for WorldSafe Summit: Conference Website, Twitter Page Launched WINONA, MN & Atlanta, GA – Registration is now available online for the First Annual WorldSafe Summit to be held at the Omni Hotel @ CNN Center in Atlanta. Themed ‘Training for Global Safety,’ the conference sponsored by Minnesota-based Miller Ingenuity and being developed by The SafeAmerica Foundation. A Twitter account – with the handle @TFGS_Conference – has also been started. ‘Tweets’ will regularly update information on the conference including confirmed speakers, new sponsors and other advancing ‘news reports’ related to the event. Miller Ingenuity CEO Steve Blue, the catalyst for launching this inaugural conference – notes that between 300 – 500 corporate, governmental agency and non-profit executives are expected to attend. Early registrants will get ‘discounted prices’ as well as an opportunity to hold prime exhibit space for the three-day event to be held October 26-28 adjacent to the headquarters of CNN. The conference will be focused on 5 areas that impact safety in everyday life including: transportation (rail, air, auto/trucking and emerging ‘autonomous’ vehicles) community safety (including community policing, protecting female athletes and aiding veterans) disaster resiliency (including mitigating the effects of weather- and man-made events such […]
25 Facts About Human Trafficking
In our efforts to help educate the public on human trafficking, we would like to share this video on the topic. Please share this video, and if you ever witness suspicious activity, please call 911. Human trafficking will be one of the topics we will address at our WorldSafe Summit this October. For information on the conference, visit https://trainingforglobalsafety.org. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dqCSgCDGNT8
San Francisco Executives ‘Volunteer’ to Lead ‘Vet Tran’ Program – Yellow Cab Owner Chris Weiss and former owner John Lazar (on left) shook hands and joined forces to help Safe America launch ‘Vet Tran’ in California.
Their goal: engage cab companies to help deliver – with Safe America – veterans to VA Clinics or hospitals. Dr. Ajay Dhawan, a Chief Medical Officer for VSN 7, is helping coordinate the tie-in so that hundreds of veterans are assisted (including homeless veterans). Chair Kim Ryan thanked Mr. Lazar, inviting him to be part of the Board of Directors. More stories to come soon… via SNN.
2020 Spring Symposium
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Wednesday April 15th, 2020
8:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta – Atlanta Georgia
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