Post Tagged with: "Safety Corner"

Tailoring basic travel protective measures

Tailoring basic travel protective measures

Enjoy your travels, but be safe and consider these tips from the USAG Stuttgart Protection Branch.

July 12, 2018 ×
Click it to live It: Seat belts save lives

Click it to live It: Seat belts save lives

PMV accidents have historically been the Army’s No. 1 killer of Soldiers.

June 16, 2016 ×
Travel guidance and protection measures

Travel guidance and protection measures

Online travel safety resources, training and travel planning guidance.

November 23, 2015 ×

Child Safety Seats

German law states that children 12 years old or younger, or shorter than 150 centimeters (4 feet, 11 inches), are required to use suitable child-restraint devices that have been approved by either the ECE-R 44/03, ECE-R 44/04, or Department of Transportation when these children are transported in a personally owned vehicle. Children must be seated in a rear seat if the POV has one.

October 15, 2014 ×
Not all that glitters is gold in European scams

Not all that glitters is gold in European scams

U.S. Army Europe Office of the Provost Marshal

This summer, Army law enforcement officials expect to see cases of swindlers trying to defraud Americans traveling in Europe.

July 14, 2014 ×
For safety’s sake, beat the summer heat

For safety’s sake, beat the summer heat

Directorate of Communication and Public Affairs U.S. Army Combat Readiness/Safety Center Outdoor activities are one way to enjoy the warm weather of spring and summer, but it is important to be mindful that high temperatures pose a significant risk for heat injury. Although temperatures in Germany are generally moderate, the…

July 3, 2014 ×
High visibility vests required by Germany July 1

High visibility vests required by Germany July 1

A new regulation will make it mandatory to have a high-visibility vest in vehicles in Germany, according to a release by German automobile association Allgemeiner Deutscher Automobil-Club. The policy, which takes effect July 1, will require one reflective vest carried in each car, truck or bus registered in Germany. The…

June 27, 2014 ×
Safety Corner: A safe workplace is  everyone’s business

Safety Corner: A safe workplace is everyone’s business

By USAG Stuttgart Safety Office We all have a responsibility to recognize and report safety hazards that we observe in our workplaces. This includes reporting people who endanger themselves and their coworkers by engaging in unsafe acts and horseplay while on the job. Good observation skills are necessary in identifying…

March 7, 2014 ×