Hawaii law makes it illegal to cross street while looking at electronic device

A new bill that punishes pedestrians for viewing electronic devices while crossing a street was passed by Honolulu City Council and will be enforced by the Honolulu Police Department starting Oct. 25, according to NPR.

Longboarding on campus

Safety concerns about students skateboarding or long boarding on sidewalks have heightened after a collision between a student on a board and a campus maintenance worker on Feb 19 by Hales 4 and 6.

Student safety increases after biking couple dies in Thailand

BYU-Hawaii students said they have learned from the tragedy of a British couple’s cycling tragedy in Thailand and look to avoid fatal biking accidents through bicycle safety tips.

School bus shooting, child kidnapping has students thinking about safety issues

A shooting of a school bus driver in Alabama and the abduction of a 5-year-old boy from the bus by the shooter has BYU-Hawaii students thinking about increasing safety awareness and also the heroic actions of the bus driver who stood up to the kidnapper.

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