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2014-08-20 16:21:00

Investigation Determines Menzies' Flawed Safety Policy Discouraged Employee Seatbelt Use, Led To Death Of A Worker At Los Angeles International Airport LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cal/OSHA today cited Menzies Aviation $77,250 for three serious accident related, one serious and one regulatory violation following an investigation into the February death of a worker at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), who was thrown from the vehicle he was operating without a...

2014-08-19 23:11:19

Rodents infiltrate human homes seeking shelter from the elements but these wild animals can bring deadly diseases with them. Atticare, insulation contractors in New Jersey, announced today a new deal designed to help. Secaucus, NJ (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 When the air begins to get colder, animals start their preparations for winter. Bears begin eating for hibernation, birds begin their long migrations south, and rodents search for shelter. Unfortunately for humans, rodents often find...

2014-08-12 23:12:03

As the effort for top-notch workplace safety culture grows, experts claim that regulatory training directly improves the overall safety and culture of a workplace. With through-the-roof satisfaction and higher-than-ever demand Triumvirate has decided to expand its training offerings and locations. Somerville, MA (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Creating a safety culture at work is a trend that’s here to stay. In the US and around the world EH&S programs are trying to unlock the secrets to...

2014-08-08 23:07:27

Experienced consultant, industry journalist Karen O’Hara joins national, physician-owned occupational health services company. Anaheim, Calif. (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 WorkCare, Inc., the nation’s largest physician-owned and managed occupational health care company, announced today it has named Karen O’Hara as Director of Marketing and Communications. Ms. O’Hara has nearly 25 years of experience in the field of occupational health. Her expertise includes consulting to hospitals,...

2014-08-07 23:09:01

MoldExterm a patented two-step mold treatment process is fast, does not require wall tear out, and costs typically 50 percent less than traditional mold remediation. MoldExterm is now available through Stern Mold and Stern Environmental. Secaucus, New Jersey (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Stern Environmental Group LLC announces its new service program to kill mold through its new division called Stern Mold. Exclusively using the patented MoldExterm process, Stern Mold will service both...

2014-08-07 23:01:28

Cintas rental location in Lawton, Okla. has received VPP Star certification from OSHA. Lawton, Okla. (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS) announced that its rental location in Lawton, Okla. has received Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star certification from the Oklahoma Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). VPP is OSHA’s highest recognition for the practice of and commitment to exemplary occupational safety and health and “Star” is its...

2014-08-05 23:03:22

Validates Disinfectant Power of Clearitas® 350 for Two-Pronged Attack of Persistent Pathogens Such as Legionella in Healthcare Facilities Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Blue Earth Labs (http://www.BlueEarthLabs.com), a leading specialty water chemical research and development company building an innovative chemical platform to solve water infrastructure issues, today announced that its Clearitas 350 scale control solution has been approved as a primary disinfectant for...

2014-08-05 23:01:31

Rainbow International recommends homeowners act quickly at the first signs of mold and have a professional assessment of mold affected areas, have damaged areas removed, and eliminate moisture sources to reestablish a healthy home environment. Waco, Texas (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Mold doesn’t ask for much when it comes to a place to call home. In fact, all mold needs is a warm, moist surface to settle in and begin growing and causing damage and health issues for homeowners. Rainbow...

2014-08-05 23:01:18

Cintas rental location in South Bend, Ind. received OSHA VPP Star Award. South Bend, IN (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS) announced that its rental location in South Bend, Ind. has received Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star certification from the Indiana Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). VPP is OSHA’s highest recognition for the practice of and commitment to exemplary occupational safety and health and “Star” is its highest...

2014-07-31 23:03:12

Hearing Health Company Debuts New Sponsorship Of New Percussion Performance Series Elk Grove Village, IL (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Etymotic Research, an innovator in hearing wellness solutions, today announced a new sponsorship of the DrumLine Battle® series of competitive percussion events. Front and center are Etymotic’s hearing protection products ETY•Plugs® and Music•PRO® electronic earplugs. Both products maintain high-fidelity while protecting against the harmful...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.