Have a safe, happy holiday season

By Maj. Gen. Kent Savre and  Command Sgt. Maj. Jon Stanley
Special to GUIDON

The holiday season is upon us, a time when we enjoy a well-deserved opportunity to relax with family and friends and to celebrate accomplishments of the past year. As we execute Holiday Block Leave operations, we ask that you practice risk mitigation in everything that you do.  

Many of us travel great distances to be with our loved ones during the winter holidays. We want you to enjoy your time while remaining vigilant and focused on preventing accidents and injuries. Following responsible driving habits like planning ahead, obeying speed limits and driving defensively can ensure that you arrive safely at your destination. Never rush, delay your departure in the event weather conditions become hazardous. Always use your safety belt and ensure those in your care do the same. If…     Read More...