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2013-11-21 23:33:50

New York Vehicle Accident Lawyer Adnan Munawar, of Munawar & Andrews-Santillo, weighs-in fire truck crash in Newburgh, NY that resulted in injuries to five firefighters New York, NY (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 United Press International reported that five firefighters were injured after their truck flipped over on the New York State Thruway (Five firefighters injured in engine rollover accident, November 3, 2013). Authorities said that the fire truck swerved to avoid hitting an...

2013-11-18 23:02:21

A better, safer fire shelter for firefighters is in development, one donation at a time. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 The SunSeeker Fire Blanket, a new fire shelter, is currently running a crowdfunding campaign to develop a prototype to bring the NASA-based technology to America’s firefighters as well as homes and places of business. The SunSeeker Fire Blanket is made from a wool-based ceramic fiber that can withstand temperatures greater than 2500°F without burning or...

2013-11-15 23:26:37

Bright Mountain Holdings, Inc. purchases The Bravest Online, adding to the companies network of websites that target military members and first responders. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) November 15, 2013 Bright Mountain Holdings, Inc. has made TheBravestOnline.com its 5th website acquisition. The purchase is part of strategic efforts to increase the company’s online following of firefighters and first responders. The Bravest Online joins Bright Mountain’s network of websites that target...

2013-11-06 23:22:37

As Fire Avert continues to gain traction in the fire prevention world, more and more people and retailers are seeing that Fire Avert is the end all answer to prevent kitchen fires and are starting to sell them in various retailing outlets and appliance stores. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Fire Avert continues to expand both their retail and online presence with expansion into Maytag Appliance repair shops in the Salt Lake City market as well as a new affiliate program to...

2013-10-29 23:32:05

The results of the largest-ever firefighter study show a higher incidence of cancers, including deadly malignant mesothelioma. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 A five-year study of firefighters in three major U.S cities has confirmed what occupational medicine experts have suspected: Firefighters face a greater risk of mesothelioma and other cancers than the general public does. The study, which was a joint effort of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, the...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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