Sunday, July 21, 2024

Tag: safety

Drill conductor training coming to Cordova

A fishing vessel drill conductor class will be held May 1 in Cordova by the Alaska Marine Safety Education Association, offering hands-on training with...

State offers OSHA construction course

A 10-hour Occupational Health and Safety Administration construction course is being offered in Anchorage March 20-21 for $8 at the offices of the Associated...

City council takes up ‘the year of the bear’

With spring right around the corner, thoughts turn to what folks have been thinking about all winter long: bears. Discussion at the Cordova City Council’s...

Marine safety instructor course set for April 23-28 in Seward

A marine safety instructor course will be offered by the Alaska Marine Safety Education Association April 23-28 in Seward. The MSIT is an intensive, train-the-trainer...

Hunters urged to increase safety awareness

Hunters heading out into Alaska’s winter wilderness need to increase their safety awareness and prepare accordingly for these trips, U.S. Coast Guard officials say. This...

DOT&PF offers safe driving tips

With the arrival of winter, the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities is offering motorists four safe driving tips. Motorists are advised to allow...

Law & Order: Aug. 31-Sept. 6

The following incidents were reported to the Cordova Police Department between 8-31-18 thru 9-6-18. Any charges reported in these press releases are merely accusations...

Sea-Tac Airport adding more bomb-sniffing dogs

Three additional passenger screening canine teams are being added at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to improve security checkpoint wait times, according to Sen. Marie Cantwell,...

Cordova schools’ 20-minute lockdown ends in all clear

Mt. Eccles Elementary School and Cordova Jr./Sr. High School went into a 20-minute lockdown on Monday, Sept. 10 after reports that an individual was...

New law clearly defines independent contractors

Alaska’s Division of Worker’s Compensation now has a clearly defined definition of an independent contractor to help decide whether an injured worker is eligible...