16 safest airlines in the world

Fear of flights is called aerophobia, and this is a fairly common phenomenon in the modern world. The main reason for this phobia is the fear of getting into a plane crash. However, knowing which companies you can trust in this regard, you can get rid of it in no time. Bright Side compiled a rating ...

Police circled and searched the passenger-filled JetBlue at New York Airport

Police surrounded a passenger-filled JetBlue plane on the runway at Kennedy Airport, frightening those inside. It was initially unclear why the police surrounded the Los Angeles-bound JetBlue flight # 1623 at the New York airport, prompting hectic passenger messages on social media, writes ...

What dangers await you in elevators in new york

According to DiNapoli's latest report, "New York City's private elevator inspectors are missing dangerous violations and allowing malfunctioning elevators to operate," Curbed writes. The City Department of Buildings (DOB) has 48 inspectors on staff, but the department usually relies on private inspectors to ...

On which day the US roads become the most dangerous

According to the most recent figures from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, road traffic fatalities are on the rise. The safest day on the road was Tuesday, and the most dangerous - Saturday. This is due to a new study by Avvo, an online site that analyzed data from reports on ...

28 Americans Killed by Unplugged Pushbutton Cars

Since 2006, 28 US residents have died for failing to shut off the engine in push-button cars. Another 45 people were seriously injured because of the cars that they accidentally left in their garages with the engine running, writes The New York ...

How to prepare for a plane crash? Passenger Instructions

Frequent flyers find safety briefing before a flight a boring, mandatory procedure, and they already know them by heart. But the disaster that occurred on April 17, when a passenger of the American Southwest Airlines died due to an accident on board, proved ...

BFF: what it is and whether it checks Facebook security

In mid-March, it became known that there was a large leak of personal data of users on Facebook. A few days later, a strange rumor appeared on the Russian segment of Facebook about a new security check allegedly introduced by Mark Zuckerberg himself, writes Meduza. Users claimed that you can verify your account by writing in a post or comment ...

In Los Angeles, the Metro is testing a device to detect explosives

In Los Angeles, metro employees tested a new security system at Seventh Street / Metro Center as part of measures to improve security on transit lines, writes the Los Angeles Daily News. The ThruVis device, manufactured by the British company Thruvision, was tested and resembles a set of boxes. This device checks ...

A Connecticut resident advises giving children door blocks to protect them from shooters at school.

Connecticut's Katie Cornelis said on her Facebook that she gave door blockers to her two nieces after 2012 people were killed in 27 in a Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. The woman thinks it will help ...

San Francisco office building owners hired robots to fight the homeless

San Francisco office building owners have begun using Knightscope's K9 security robots to fight homeless people. Writes about this TechCrunch. The K9 robot patrols the territory allocated to it and, when it detects strangers, gives a signal to the security or police. The publication notes that the work of a robot costs much less than the work of a living person. ...

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