Safety


Tel Aviv Beaches Get Tsunami Warning Signs

Israel is not considered a high-risk country for tsunamis, but the Tel Aviv Municipality and Israel Police on Thursday decided that signs warning of the possibility of a giant wave…

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Free Bike Helmets To Be Distributed In Boro Park

City transportation officials will be at Boro Park’s 18th Ave. Park Sunday to distribute 1,000 bike helmets for a free helmet fitting and giveaway, Councilman David Greenfield announced Tuesday. The…

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Poll: Israelis Don’t Bother With Sunscreen

Despite the hot summer sun, more than two-thirds of Israelis don’t bother with sunscreen or other skin protection on a regular basis. The figures come from a poll of a…

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Workers Extricate Vehicle From Tel Aviv Sinkhole

Early on Tuesday, workers successfully extricated a car that had fallen into a sinkhole in central Tel Aviv, but the area around the collapsed section of Shlomo Hamelech Street remained…

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Police Crack Down on Dangerous PA Drivers

Police have begun cracking down on dangerous PA drivers who ply the roads of Yehudah and Shomron with no regard for other drivers. A report on Channel Two said that after…

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