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2014-08-11 08:35:03

PRBA Letter Urges ICAO Meeting on Enforcement WASHINGTON, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a letter to the Secretary General of the International Civil Aviation Organization, PRBA - The Rechargeable Battery Association expressed strong concerns about the dangers posed by non-compliant air shipments of lithium batteries and requested ICAO's help to address the matter. "These matters are of global concern," PRBA's August 8 letter said. "Recently, however, compliance and...


Word of the Day
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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