Labor Day... Stand Strong, be proactive, be safe

By Maj. Gen. Leslie Smith and
Command Sgt. Maj. Terrence Murphy
Special to GUIDON

On Sept. 1 we celebrate Labor Day, the traditional holiday that honors the men and women of America’s workforce. This holiday also signifies the unofficial end of summer, the beginning of a new school year, and the close of the fiscal year.

With these and other parallel events and priorities, it is easy to lose perspective on basic things like our safety. Each and every service member, civilian, and Family member should practice safety at work and at home.

We ask that you stand strong by being proactive, setting the example for others to follow, and leading the way in safe practices and ethical behavior at every opportunity.

Stand strong by looking out for one another. Wear your seat belt or personal protective gear and ensure those within your care do…     Read More...