Safety & Security http://asumag.com/taxonomy/term/38991/more en Dog's refusal to drink prompts discovery of tainted water at San Diego school http://asumag.com/fire-life-safety/dogs-refusal-drink-prompts-discovery-tainted-water-san-diego-school <div class="node-body article-body">San Diego Unified District will test the water at all its schools by the end of the school year.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/fire-life-safety/dogs-refusal-drink-prompts-discovery-tainted-water-san-diego-school" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/fire-life-safety/dogs-refusal-drink-prompts-discovery-tainted-water-san-diego-school#comments Fire & Life Safety Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:34:00 +0000 68511 at http://asumag.com <p>Excessive levels of lead have been detected in the drinking water at Emerson-Bardini&nbsp;Elementary School in San Diego.</p> NBC San Diego Former Penn State president convicted of child endangerment in connection with Sandusky abuse http://asumag.com/crime-bullying-prevention/former-penn-state-president-convicted-child-endangerment-connection-sandus <div class="node-body article-body">Jury convicts Graham Spanier of one count of child endangerment, but acquits him of conspiracy and a 2nd endangerment count.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/crime-bullying-prevention/former-penn-state-president-convicted-child-endangerment-connection-sandus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/crime-bullying-prevention/former-penn-state-president-convicted-child-endangerment-connection-sandus#comments Crime & Bullying Prevention Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:59:00 +0000 68491 at http://asumag.com Penn State Toronto school district curtails trips to U.S. because of Trump travel ban http://asumag.com/business-finance/toronto-school-district-curtails-trips-us-because-trump-travel-ban <div class="node-body article-body">Already booked trips will go forward, but Toronto officials do not want any of their students subjected to discrimination at the border.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/business-finance/toronto-school-district-curtails-trips-us-because-trump-travel-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/business-finance/toronto-school-district-curtails-trips-us-because-trump-travel-ban#comments Business & Finance Safety & Security Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:43:00 +0000 68471 at http://asumag.com School bus driver in Connecticut dies after tree falls on bus http://asumag.com/safety-security/school-bus-driver-connecticut-dies-after-tree-falls-bus <div class="node-body article-body">No students were on board when the Avon (Conn.) district bus crashed.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/safety-security/school-bus-driver-connecticut-dies-after-tree-falls-bus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/safety-security/school-bus-driver-connecticut-dies-after-tree-falls-bus#comments Transportation & Parking Safety & Security Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:48:00 +0000 68401 at http://asumag.com <p>The driver of this school bus died after a tree fell onto the vehicle.</p> NBC Connecticut Pennsylvania student who objected to sharing locker room with transgender student sues school http://asumag.com/washrooms-locker-rooms/pennsylvania-student-who-objected-sharing-locker-room-transgender-student-sue <div class="node-body article-body">Lawsuit against Boyertown Area (Pa.) district contends that the school policy violates the student's privacy.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/washrooms-locker-rooms/pennsylvania-student-who-objected-sharing-locker-room-transgender-student-sue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/washrooms-locker-rooms/pennsylvania-student-who-objected-sharing-locker-room-transgender-student-sue#comments Washrooms & Locker Rooms Safety & Security Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:57:00 +0000 68391 at http://asumag.com 5 employees at Arkansas school placed on leave after death of 6-year-old student http://asumag.com/fire-life-safety/5-employees-arkansas-school-placed-leave-after-death-6-year-old-student <div class="node-body article-body">Boy wandered away from the playground at a Fayetteville, Ark., school and was found unresponsive in a swimming pool.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/fire-life-safety/5-employees-arkansas-school-placed-leave-after-death-6-year-old-student" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/fire-life-safety/5-employees-arkansas-school-placed-leave-after-death-6-year-old-student#comments Fire & Life Safety Tue, 14 Mar 2017 19:43:00 +0000 68191 at http://asumag.com <p>Following the death of a 6-year-old boy, the Fayetteville district plans to install a fence to enclose the playground at Vandergriff&nbsp;Elementary School.</p> KFSM-TV Los Angeles district sues city over contaminated soil at high school http://asumag.com/business-finance/los-angeles-district-sues-city-over-contaminated-soil-high-school <div class="node-body article-body">District says lead- and arsenic-tainted soil has migrated from housing authority land to the campus of David Starr Jordan High School.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/business-finance/los-angeles-district-sues-city-over-contaminated-soil-high-school" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/business-finance/los-angeles-district-sues-city-over-contaminated-soil-high-school#comments Maintenance & Operations Business & Finance Safety & Security Fri, 03 Mar 2017 21:53:00 +0000 68031 at http://asumag.com Boston public schools plagued by poor air quality http://asumag.com/indoor-air-quality-iaq/boston-public-schools-plagued-poor-air-quality <div class="node-body article-body">Inadequate ventilation is a problem in more than half of the city's schools.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/indoor-air-quality-iaq/boston-public-schools-plagued-poor-air-quality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/indoor-air-quality-iaq/boston-public-schools-plagued-poor-air-quality#comments Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Fire & Life Safety Thu, 02 Mar 2017 21:35:00 +0000 68001 at http://asumag.com Six high school students suffer burns when bus radiator fails http://asumag.com/fire-life-safety/six-high-school-students-suffer-burns-when-bus-radiator-fails <div class="node-body article-body">Ruptured radiator hose spews steam on bus taking students to soccer game.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/fire-life-safety/six-high-school-students-suffer-burns-when-bus-radiator-fails" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/fire-life-safety/six-high-school-students-suffer-burns-when-bus-radiator-fails#comments Fire & Life Safety Wed, 01 Mar 2017 21:59:00 +0000 67941 at http://asumag.com Trump administration rescinds rules on bathrooms and transgender students http://asumag.com/washrooms-locker-rooms/trump-administration-rescinds-rules-bathrooms-and-transgender-students <div class="node-body article-body">Guidance issued under Obama administration said transgender students should be allowed to use washrooms that matched their gender identity.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/washrooms-locker-rooms/trump-administration-rescinds-rules-bathrooms-and-transgender-students" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/washrooms-locker-rooms/trump-administration-rescinds-rules-bathrooms-and-transgender-students#comments Washrooms & Locker Rooms Safety & Security Thu, 23 Feb 2017 03:07:00 +0000 67821 at http://asumag.com