Are fidget spinners dangerous?

US consumer watchdog warns popular toy could present choking risk for children. Ireland seizes 200,000 fidget spinners amid safety concerns.Gary Willig, 5/28/2017, 10:12 PM

Government to subsidize system to save children left in cars

Knesset decides to create, subsidize system which will prevent children from being forgotten in cars.Haim Lev, 3/20/2017, 8:07 AM

Pacifier decorations may present choking hazard

Economy Ministry warns decorations glued or tied on pacifiers may present safety hazards.Reut Hadar, 12/21/2016, 1:44 PM

Holiday of freedom: Hiker rescued after falling

Hiker extracted from 80 meter fall, man injured from tree collapse, and others injured throughout Israel on first day of Chol HaMoed.Shoshana Miskin, 4/24/2016, 4:16 PM

'Big Brother' Will Watch Israel's School Pupils

On Sunday, the Education Ministry issued a policy review increasing the use of surveillance cameras in schools.Moshe Cohen, 5/3/2015, 10:21 PM

Homeland Security Alerts: 'Zombies Are Coming!'

Homeland Security has warned that “zombies are coming,” and has urged citizens to prepare for apocalyptic disasters. Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/10/2012, 6:13 PM

Review of All Stages after Har Herzl Disaster

Police have ordered that all stages for Memorial Day, Independence Day be rechecked following Har Herzl disaster.Maayana Miskin, 4/20/2012, 10:07 AM

Summer Heat Kills ‘Forgotten’ Toddler in Car

Tragedy in Netanya: a driver forgot a 3-year-old girl in his scorching hot transport van, and she died from heat stroke and suffocation.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/9/2011, 2:00 PM

Expert: Lower Speed for Fewer Deaths

A professor explains the connection between high speed limits and traffic fatalities, and slams the Transportation Ministry.Maayana Miskin, 7/4/2011, 1:15 AM

Purim Safety: Beware of Burns

MDA issues its annual Purim safety warnings; Ministry of Trade hunts down dangerous toys.Maayana Miskin, 3/18/2011, 1:34 PM

Pre-Purim Safety Alerts

As Purim approaches, doctors caution parents to avoid common holiday dangers.Maayana Miskin, 2/22/2010, 10:27 PM

Firefighters: Low Staffing Puts Lives at Risk

Officials confront prime minister about inadequate staffing levels and inability to respond in time of danger.Ilene Rosenblum, 11/18/2009, 10:50 AM

Religious More Vulnerable on the Roads

A father responds to his son's death by working to enhance road safety in the religious world – a world particularly vulnerable to accidents.Maayana Miskin, 11/3/2009, 11:49 AM

Religious Jews Convince 'Fox' It Pays to be Modest

Fox clothing chain posted a huge picture of an attractive model on the highway in Tel Aviv. Religious Jews convinced the firm it pays to be modest.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/27/2009, 10:09 PM