Kenya: Curfew Roadblocks Illegal, Could Spread Covid-19, Say Experts
[Nation] The overzealous enforcement of the night curfew on Saturday amounted to illegal detention and collective punishment that could have exposed thousands to Covid-19, legal and health experts charged yesterday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Evaluation of the 30km/h speed limit trial in the City of Yarra, Melbourne, Australia - Lawrence B, Fildes B, Thompson L, Cook J, Newstead S.
OBJECTIVE: Safe vehicle speeds were identified as a key element in a safe system approach to road safety. The City of Yarra in Melbourne, Australia has a 40  km/h default speed limit across their municipality, but wished to reduce the speed limit in local... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Old poison, new problem: cyanide fatal intoxications associated with internet shopping - Wache łko O, Chłopaś-Konowałek A, Zawadzki M, Szpot P.
Widespread access to the Internet has an increasing influence on how suicides are committed. On websites such as eBay ® or Amazon.com® highly toxic substances including cyanides are available for purchase. In the last 5 years, a few fatal intoxications as... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Peacebuilding and post-conflict tourism: addressing structural violence in Colombia - Guasca M, Vanneste D, Broeck AMV.
The contribution of tourism to peacebuilding in areas emerging from destructive conflicts has been primarily examined from the perspectives of economic recovery and reconciliation between antagonist groups. Yet we argue that the study of the tourism-peace ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Progressive view on social justice: netizen opinions about social justice warrior - Hartanto H, Subandi S, Pavlova O.
Social justice warrior (SJW) is a pejorative term for individuals who fight for equality, environment, and gender. Because their progressive morals radically differ from the predominant values, the so-called social justice warriors spark controversies. Thi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Prostitution policies and attitudes toward prostitutes - Bonache H, Delgado N, Pina A, Hern ández-Cabrera JA.
The present study examined whether regulatory attitudes toward prostitution are related to agency attributed to prostitutes and moral outrage. A Spanish sample (N  = 391, aged 18-53 years old) completed a questionnaire that included two separate parts.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Wanting sex and willing to kill: Examining demographic and cognitive characteristics of violent "involuntary celibates" - Williams DJ, Arntfield M, Schaal K, Vincent J.
Over the past several years, an online community of self-described "incels," referring to involuntary celibates, has emerged and gained increased public attention. Central to the guiding incel ideology and master narrative are violent misogynistic beliefs ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Power laws and phase transitions in heterogenous car following with reaction times - Venkata Ramana AS, Jabari SE.
We study the effect of reaction times on the kinetics of relaxation to stationary states and on congestion transitions in heterogeneous traffic using simulations of Newell's model on a ring. Heterogeneity is modeled as quenched disorders in the parameters ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Making and marking maleness and valorizing violence: a bioarchaeological analysis of embodiment in the Andean past - Tung TA.
The unmarked category of man and claims of innate violence have been tightly linked in the public imagination and in much scholarly work, both in views of the past and the present and in how those temporalities mutually inform one another. However, these n... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Injuries sustained during incarceration among prisoners - McFadden NR, Kahn DR, Utter GH.
BACKGROUND: The U.S. prison population has increased substantially in recent years, and violent injury is common among prisoners. We sought to describe injury patterns and other characteristics of prisoners who presented to a trauma center after injury. Be... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Ignoring safety aspects that could reduce traffic accidents - Tampubolon BM.
Safety on the road is an important consideration for every road user. There are various kinds of traffic signs that are can be employed, all of which are intended to discipline road users and improve their safety. However, Indonesian drivers frequently ign... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

How rationality predicts individual perception of safety climate: an application of the hybrid model of learning in personality - Mustika MD, Jackson CJ.
Jackson's (2008) Hybrid Model of Learning in Personality (HMLP) is designed to measure the effect of biological, socio-cognitive, and experiential processes of personality and learning mechanisms on developing rationality and directing functional or dysfun... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Explaining ethnic violence: on the relevance of geographic, social, economic, and political factors in hate crimes on refugees - Liebe U, Schwitter N.
Many Western societies experience recurring patterns of violence against ethnic minorities, immigrants, refugees, and other asylum seekers, making it important to better understand which conditions increase (or decrease) the likelihood of hate crimes. In t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Evaluation of pedestrian critical gap and crossing speed at midblock crossing using image processing - Alver Y, Onelcin P, Cicekli A, Abdel-Aty M.
Pedestrians confront risky situations at midblock sections due to the unyielding behavior of drivers. Thus, pedestrians have to wait for an appropriate gap to cross. This research investigates pedestrians' gap acceptance and crossing speed for midblock cro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Coding of sexual assault by emergency physicians: a nationally representative study - Murugan V, Holzer KJ, Vaughn MG, Carbone JT, Jackson DB, Bitter CC.
INTRODUCTION: Sexual assault is a public health problem that affects many Americans and has multiple long-lasting effects on victims. Medical evaluation after sexual assault frequently occurs in the emergency department, and documentation of the visit play... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

An introduction to international perspectives on homicide and the law: Part II - Myers WC, Felthous AR.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

"Missing" racialized violence, disturbing continuities: countertopographies of violence in the Bruce McArthur murders - Seitz DK.
This article argues that media coverage of the 2010-17 Toronto gay village homicides avoids one of the central patterns in the case: the murderous aggression of a white gay man, Bruce McArthur, against racialized men, most of them from the Middle East or S... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Intentional self-harm associated mortality among U.S. White physicians, nurses, lawyers & judges - Gupta D, Kumar S, Chakrabortty S.
The mortality associated factors can be quantified in terms of proportionate mortality ratios (PMR) per National Occupational Mortality Surveillance (NOMS) data. Therefore, we explored NOMS data for the United States (U.S.) occupational workers' mortality ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Cannabis legalization and adolescent cannabis use: explanation of paradoxical findings - Smyth BP, Cannon M.
Cannabis legalization has been a controversial topic for the past decade. Colorado was the first state in the United States to legalize cannabis for recreational use in 2012. Canada opted to legalize adult use in 2018. In spite of pleas opposing legalizati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

An examination of the unintended consequences of the legalization of recreational marijuana on alcohol-related behaviors - Chamlin MB.
This paper focuses on the unintended consequences of the legalization of recreational marijuana within the state of Colorado. Toward this end, we examine the impact of our intervention series on tax revenue from the sale of all varieties of liquors (beer, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Driving after marijuana use among U.S. adolescents: prevalence profiles and related behaviors - Hammig B, Davis R, Jones C.
OBJECTIVES: The interplay between marijuana legislation, perceptions of risks associated with marijuana use, and marijuana-related risk behaviors is an ever changing and complex issue. Marijuana impaired driving is of concern as legalization continues to e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

"I mean who likes pedophiles"; psychological assessments of men who have sexually offended. the assessees' experiences - Chawke G, Randall P, Duff SC.
Pre-sentence psychological assessments of men who have sexually offended can provide useful information regarding an individual's pathway to offending, risk of recidivism, and treatment needs. The outcome of the assessment can be used in court and has impl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Cannabis use in patients treated for opioid use disorder pre- and post-recreational cannabis legalization in Canada - Rosic T, Sanger N, Panesar B, Foster G, Marsh DC, Rieb L, Thabane L, Worster A, Samaan Z.
BACKGROUND: As the legalization of recreational cannabis becomes more widespread, its impact on individuals with substance use disorders must be studied. Amidst an ongoing opioid crisis, Canada's legalization of recreational cannabis in October 2018 provid... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Trevor Lawrence thanks Jaguars fans for early support, to donate $20,000 to Jacksonville charities
Any doubt about the Jaguars' draft plans seems to have been extinguished (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Police killing hundreds in Rio de Janeiro despite court ban on favela raids
The Brazilian state has seen nearly 800 police-caused deaths in nine months, with poor city communities raided almost daily (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trevor Lawrence, wife to donate $20,000 to Jacksonville charities after Jaguars fans' wedding gift
Trevor Lawrence thanked Jaguars fans for raising more than $11,000 for him to donate to a charity of his choice and said he and his... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why red flag law didn't stop Fedex shooter Brandon Hole from obtaining rifles
Public records suggest that the gunman behind the FedEx massacre was able to legally obtain two rifles — even after having another gun... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NFL draft: Trevor Lawrence thanks Jags fans for wedding gifts, hopes to be 'part of your community'
The honeymoon between Jaguars fans and Trevor Lawrence isn't ending anytime soon. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trevor Lawrence thanks Jaguars fans for wedding gifts in NFL Draft tease
Trevor Lawrence vows to reciprocate the gifts fans of the Jacksonville Jaguars sent him for his wedding last weekend with a sizable... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Wisconsin high court STRIKES DOWN governor's mask mandate
(Natural News) The Wisconsin Supreme Court struck down a mask mandate put in place by Gov. Tony Evers. In a 4-3 ruling, the high court ruled on March 31 that Evers overreached his authority with that mandate. According to the magistrates’ decision, the governor needed approval from state lawmakers – who are opposed to statewide... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

California communities learn to become self-sufficient with mini gardens
(Natural News) Cooperation Humboldt, a transition initiative in Humboldt County in California, is providing mini-gardens for free to help communities in the state’s North Coast become self-sufficient and achieve food independence. The organization initially provided free lawn conversions but decided to shift its focus later on. Tamara McFarland, a leader within the cooperation, was concerned that the lawn conversion project failed to reach individuals who... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

As protests continue over police killings, lawmakers try to add to the list of crimes protesters could face
Lawmakers say they're cracking down on violence, not protests. Critics say the bills would criminalize activities protected by the First... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The 'loophole' Michigan Republicans could use to sidestep Whitmer on voting laws
The business community has sharply criticized the package of mostly restrictive bills championed by GOP lawmakers. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FedEx shooter Brandon Scott Hole bought guns legally last year: police
The former FedEx worker who murdered eight people in Indianapolis legally bought the two weapons he used, police said Saturday night —... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How To Clean Your Patio
Sprucing up for spring includes giving your lawn furniture the cleaning it deserves. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Hannah Selinger Tags: Cleansers, Detergents and Soaps Content Type: Service Porches, Patios and Decks Quarantine (Life and Culture) Source Type: news

Mother says she killed her three children to protect them from abuse
Court documents indicate their father thought she was suffering from psychosis and tried to get her help. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arizona health care equipment company owner faces prison over fraud scheme
The woman had previously pleaded guilty to fraudulently billing Medicare for medical equipment that was never provided to patients, court documents show. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 17, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Phoenix Business Journal staff Source Type: news

Plans for Caucus Promoting “Anglo-Saxon Political Traditions” Scrapped Amid Criticism
Reports of plans for the America First Caucus by pro-Trump lawmakers has sparked an uproar in Washington. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trevor Lawrence addresses criticism surrounding his work ethic after recent interview
While it didn’t cause a lot of Jacksonville Jaguars fans to jump off the bandwagon, Trevor Lawrence’s recent comments in a Sports... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trevor Lawrence explains his comments about not having a chip on his shoulder
Trevor Lawrence possibly has a chip on the shoulder regarding his claim that he doesn’t have a chip on his shoulder. Earlier this... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Quarterback Trevor Lawrence addresses criticism over his quotes about his motivation
Trevor Lawrence took to Twitter to address criticism he has received about quotes made by him that have led some to question the likely... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arizona health care equipment company owner faces prison over fraud scheme
The woman had previously pleaded guilty to fraudulently billing Medicare for medical equipment that was never provided to patients, court documents show. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 17, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Phoenix Business Journal staff Source Type: news

Free legal aid for persons with mental illness and other marginalized group of population - Malathesh BC, Nirisha PL, Kumar CN, Madegowda RK, Vajawat B, Basavarajappa C, Math SB.
The marginalized and vulnerable population like those with mental illnesses and other disabilities, senior citizens, disaster victims and women are at risk of facing violation of their rights. To preserve the rights of the above-mentioned vulnerable groups... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Who wants 'the worst of the worst'? Rationales for and consequences of third country resettlement of Guantanamo Bay detainees - Rietveld G, van Wijk J, Bolhuis MP.
Against the backdrop of countries increasingly being confronted with undesirable but unreturnable non-citizen terrorist suspects, this article describes the resettlement process of 150 cleared but unreturnable Guantanamo Bay detainees. Merely 13% of these ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Tolerance as implicit order: militias and sexual violence as practice in Indonesian counterinsurgency operations - Park S, Sim ZM.
What conditions precipitate militia-inflicted sexual violence during counterinsurgency operations? In our article, we expand on the sexual violence as practice framework by focusing on the issue of commander's tolerance as a form of implicit order. Specifi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Structural competency and the future of firearm research - Metzl JM, McKay T, Piemonte JL.
In this critical literature review we develop a five-part agenda for pandemic-era research into mass shootings and multiple-victim homicides that promotes understanding the psychologies of individual shooters within larger structures and systems. We show h... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Road safety for whom? South Carolina's proposed left lane traffic enforcement bill could perpetuate existing racial/ethnic public health disparities - Nwanaji-Enwerem JC, Nwanaji-Enwerem O, Johnson KR.
Introduction Road safety is an important issue whose public health impact is further intensified by mediators of systemic racism, including biased policing. The historical precedents of Walter Scott and numerous other Black persons who have suffered viole... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Risk factors for interpersonal violence in prison: evidence from longitudinal administrative prison data in Northern Ireland - Butler M, McNamee CB, Kelly D.
The present study uses a prospective longitudinal research design to examine whether previously identified risk factors for prison interpersonal violence can predict violent prison misconduct in Northern Ireland (NI). Administrative data drawn from the rec... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Is community mobility contingent upon driving? Attitudes toward and intentions to use alternative modes of transport according to a mixed-aged sample - Scott TL, Tulloch K.
Background Community mobility, the ability to move about one's community by any mode of transportation, is vital to social participation and wellbeing, especially for older adults, however it is heavily reliant on private motor vehicles. Biopsychosocial r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Individual and geographic variation in driver's license suspensions: evidence of disparities by race, ethnicity and income - Joyce NR, Pfeiffer MR, Zullo AR, Ahluwalia J, Curry AE.
Introduction Although access to a motor vehicle is essential for pursuing social and economic opportunity and ensuring health and well-being, states have increasingly used driver's license suspensions as a means of compelling compliance with a variety of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news