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2014-08-05 08:32:14

LONDON, August 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Year on year the number of people who lose their lives at work is dropping and the significant improvement in safety has branded British workplaces amongst the safest in the world. To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Health and Safety at Work Act it was revealed that the number of people who lose their lives at work has dropped by over 85% over the past forty years. Figures have dropped from over 650 a year in 1974 to a record...

2014-08-04 08:32:47

ScaleArc works with Rackspace to manage DDP YOGA's Shark Tank Effect, handling a 3000% boost in website traffic and 2000x spike in transactions SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ScaleArc today announced that DDP YOGA has selected ScaleArc to ensure the availability and performance of its website. DDP YOGA initially chose ScaleArc's database traffic management software and Rackspace managed cloud service to support the onslaught of website traffic following an appearance on...

2014-07-07 23:01:06

SAE International is partnering with its Oregon Section to offer professional development seminars that explain all phases of Design Review Based on Failure Modes (DRBFM) and Process Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (PFMEA), Oct. 1-2 in Portland, Ore. Warrendale, Pa. (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 SAE International is partnering with its Oregon Section to offer professional development seminars that explain all phases of Design Review Based on Failure Modes (DRBFM) and Process Failure Modes and...

2014-06-27 16:21:32

Predictive Asset Monitoring for Increased Nuclear Equipment Reliability CHICAGO, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States alone invests more than $7 billion per year for maintenance and upgrades of nuclear power reactors, according to the World Nuclear Association. In a new white paper, InStep Software shares how nuclear power plant operators can implement a predictive asset monitoring strategy designed to help plants achieve efficiency, reliability and performance goals....

2014-06-16 23:07:28

The new features will be showcased at HostingCon, Miami 2014. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Fireblade announced today the launch of its mobile monitoring application along with its web-based “test-my-site” feature. Both applications are available at no cost and they are designed to help website owners to get a clear picture of the current security, availability and speed of their websites. The mobile monitoring application is currently available for Android, and in July, also for...

2014-06-09 08:33:44

Highly skilled research team provides tools for effective and continuous response to today's most damaging threats ATLANTA, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lancope, Inc., a leader in network visibility and security intelligence, announces that its security research team, StealthWatch(®) Labs, has conducted advanced research to provide cutting-edge protection against recent, destructive cyber-attacks including Heartbleed and CryptoLocker. Through unique, behavioral-based threat...

2014-05-05 23:11:54

CaseBank will demonstrate Equipment Troubleshooting and Reliability Solutions at the Internet of Things (IoT) Conference MISSISSAUGA, ON (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 CaseBank Technologies Inc., the leading provider of software solutions for fault isolation and defect trend analysis for complex equipment, has announced that it will be exhibiting at the Axeda Connexion User Conference, May 5-8, 2014, at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel in the Innovation District of Boston, Massachusetts....

2014-04-23 23:16:47

Presenting on “Optimizing Revenue by Ensuring Top Quality Service Operations” Mississauga, Ontario (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 CaseBank Technologies Inc., the leading provider of software solutions for fault isolation and defect trend analysis for complex equipment, has announced that it will be exhibiting and speaking at Field Service USA 2014, April 23-25, 2014, in Palm Springs, California. On April 23, John Snow, VP, Marketing & Strategic Alliances of CaseBank, will participate in a...

2014-04-10 08:36:03

MANCHESTER, England, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Watch our video: http://vimeo.com/87672692 MirrorWeb is a service that eliminates website downtime. All websites suffer downtime be it planned or unplanned and how a business prepares will determine how it affects them. The MirrorWeb service eliminates website downtime by diverting visitor traffic to a mirror of a site if the main site is down for any reason. Research by the Centre for Economic Research...

2014-04-08 23:29:51

The Jones Firm, a well-known Seattle firm specializing in personal injury and auto accidents, has released a comprehensive guide on the steps to take following an accident. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Dax Jones has been a practicing attorney specializing in personal injury and auto accidents for years. His experience with various clients has taught him that most people don’t know the proper protocol to follow after they have experienced an accident. Inspired by educating his own...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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