News: Safety

Prevent Biometrics’ sensor-laden mouthguards trialled in international women’s rugby tournament

Following a mandate from World Rugby that all athletes in its elite competitions wear head-impact-monitoring smart mouthguards from Prevent Biometrics, participants in the…

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Oct 13, 2023 ByKaren Sweaney Events / Safety / Sport / Technology /

 
 

War, inflation and interest rate hikes impact tourism sector deal activity

According to GlobalData - a leading data and analytics company - tourism sector deal activity declined by 33% compared to the same period in 2022. Aurojyoti Bose, Lead Analyst at…

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Oct 13, 2023 ByKaren Sweaney Safety / Tourism /

 
 

FIA to protect drivers from future ‘extreme heat’ after Qatar Grand Prix

The International Automobile Federation (FIA) - Formula One's governing body – has advised it will take action to protect drivers from the sort of extreme heat and humidity they…

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Oct 11, 2023 Environment / Events / Safety / Sport / Wellness /

 
 

Landmark Australian buildings light up in solidarity for Israel

Across Australia, landmark buildings have tonight been illuminated in blue and white to show solidarity with Israel after Palestinian Islamist group Hamas launched the largest attack…

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Oct 9, 2023 ByKaren Sweaney Safety / Venues /

 
 

Global tourism grows to 84% of pre-pandemic levels

Coinciding with World Tourism Day, new data from the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) reveals that international tourism continues to recover with arrival numbers hitting…

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Sep 27, 2023 Safety / Tourism /

 
 

Lynxight explain role of AI systems in aiding water safety

Assisted lifeguard technology company Lynxight has shared its advice and experience on the vital role of AI systems in ensuring safety during water-based activities. Shallow water…

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Aug 15, 2023 Aquatics / Safety / Technology /

 
 

Pending tropical storm prompts evacuation of South Korea’s troubled World Scout Jamboree

Plagued over recent days by soaring temperatures, sanitation issues and inadequate catering, leading to some national contingents leaving the site, the World Scout Jamboree in South Korea…

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Aug 8, 2023 ByNigel Benton Events / Recreation / Safety /

 
 

Adventure Travel Trade Association releases 2023 Annual Industry Report

The Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) has released its annual Industry Snapshot Report which shows that adventure travel has largely recovered from the economic effects of…

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Jul 31, 2023 Environment / Recreation / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

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