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2015-02-19 23:08:02

Apshawa Elementary School secretary Colleen Leslie was thrilled by the vibrant new staff lounge following a $7,500 School Lounge Makeover from California Casualty.

2014-05-19 23:09:09

Holland, Ohio kindergarten teacher Holly Thomas is the latest recipient of California Casualty's $2,500 Academic Award.

2014-05-07 23:10:20

Recognizing the hard work public safety groups do for our communities, California Casualty, trusted provider of auto and home insurance, sponsored First Responder Night with the Colorado Springs

2014-02-06 23:24:37

California Casualty is taking entries for deserving nurses and nurse practitioners for the next Give A Nurse A Break contest.

2013-12-04 23:33:07

Evan Henegar, RN at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, wins California Casualty's "Give A Nurse A Break" contest.

2012-10-01 23:02:13

California Casualty announces Joyce DeZutti, a nurse at Edward Hospital in Naperville, IL as the winner of an all-expenses-paid getaway for four nurses to The Hotel Hershey for a day of pampering

2011-08-16 12:41:50

Implementing a command-directed casualty response system appears to be associated with reducing battlefield casualties, including killed-in-action deaths, casualties who died of wounds, and preventable combat deaths.

2009-12-11 14:22:09

20 mph traffic speed zones reduce casualties by 41.9% with the greatest reduction in child casualties.

2009-11-06 12:47:23

Study finds news reports match misperception of civilian deaths.

2008-09-07 18:00:21

By Mark Austin I WAS given a fascinating snapshot of everyday life in our casualty wards last week. The story was told to me by a senior hospital doctor and it reveals exactly how binge drinking is now taking an unacceptable toll on the health service and the taxpayer...


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.