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2014-04-08 13:03:16

More public safety education needed to decrease unintentional poisoning during and after heavy storms, according to new data published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine While preventable, carbon monoxide poisoning is a serious and sometimes fatal condition. Large weather events, such as snowstorms and heavy storms that cause power outages, can lead to an increase in the number of reported carbon monoxide exposures. Researchers from Hartford Hospital in Hartford, Connecticut...

2014-04-08 08:25:41

OOLTEWAH, Tennessee, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year in the United States, the exposure to harmful substances and environments has an economic cost impact of over half a billion dollars, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration cites that more than 800,000 shipments of hazardous materials (hazmat) are transported in trucks every day in the United States - exposing thousands of shipment companies to the...

2014-04-04 23:38:09

Clarion to sponsor, exhibit, and present at BLR’s Safety Summit on best practices and OSHA compliance for 2014, taking place April 9 – 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. Milford, PA (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Clarion Safety Systems, a leading designer and manufacturer of safety signs and labels, is pleased to announce its sponsorship and participation in BLR’s Safety Summit regarding best practices and OSHA compliance for 2014, taking place April 9 – 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. BLR, a...

2014-04-04 08:26:28

With today's efficient, innovative air filter technology, mold can be controlled -- and potential health risks reduced RIVERDALE, N.J., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Mold in buildings is not a new phenomena, but it is an increasingly common one. And for many property managers and inhabitants, it is an increasingly vexing one, as well. Mold thrives in damp environments and the airtight construction practices employed today to improve insulation and energy efficiency also tend...

2014-04-03 08:29:12

Financing to Support Entry of OPI's Lead Product Candidate - NHPN-1010 - into Clinical Testing First Half of 2014 OKLAHOMA CITY, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Accele Venture Partners, the investing arm of life sciences accelerator Accele Biopharma, Inc., announced today that it has co-led a $4.1 million Series A private equity financing of Otologic Pharmaceutics, Inc. (OPI), a development-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to developing and commercializing novel...

2014-04-02 23:31:28

The mold remediation in Dekalb County school was rescheduled for summer, said a report. In connection with it, My Cleaning Products recommended two sprays to kill mold quick and safe. (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 The mold remediation in a Dekalb County school in Alabama was set to be implemented in summer. A post from whnt.com dated March 31, 2014 related the news. In connection with it, My Cleaning Products gave a tip how the public could kill mold quick. According to the report, the mold...

2014-03-31 23:37:48

With an estimated 70 percent of all homes having mold growth, the need for a routine mold inspection is abundantly clear, according to Mold Inspections of Houston. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 A shocking story on Fox 26 Houston recently revealed the prevalent problem of toxic mold growth in homes across the Houston area (http://www.myfoxhouston.com/story/25091638/2014/03/27/possible-danger-home). The news piece told the story of two women from the Houston area who have suffered...

2014-03-31 23:37:22

Spectrum Safety Training, state partner to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), provides food safety training and OSHA safety training to employers and employees in the construction, general, and healthcare industry. Spectrum also provides utilization review services for Medicare/Medicaid, insurance companies, and healthcare providers. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 With the new training center's negotiation progressing steadily, the center may be ready to...

2014-03-28 23:00:36

Spectrum safety training is a state partner to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), provides Food Safety Training, provides OSHA safety training to employers and employees in the construction, general, and healthcare industry. Spectrum also provides Utilization Review Services for Medicare/Medicaid, the insurance companies, and healthcare providers. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 In addition to the On-Site Safety Training, due to growing need for OSHA and Food...

2014-03-27 23:30:06

Mold reportedly caused health concerns to the employee and patients of a Fordham health center. Meanwhile, in order to help anyone with a mold problem, My Cleaning Products recommended the use of two organic mold remediation sprays. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 A family health center in Fordham in New York was claimed to have a mold problem, And according to a news post from nydailynews.com, the employees and patients of it fear that they might have been exposed to it. Meanwhile,...


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  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
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This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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