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2014-06-05 12:33:28

NEW YORK, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lend Lease, one of the world's largest property, infrastructure and construction management firms, is proud to be an active participant in the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA's) National Safety Stand-Down. Across the United States, all Lend Lease managed construction sites and real estate assets will hold scheduled safety stand downs focused on reducing falls. In addition to the Lend Lease safety stand downs, today Lend...

2013-12-30 08:20:55

CLEVELAND, Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mace® Security International, an established manufacturing brand known for its personal defense pepper sprays and security equipment, announced today a joint venture with SoloMetrics LLC, to provide safety technology inspired by the film "Minority Report." The Steven Spielberg thriller, set in 2054, focuses on the role of protecting citizens by preventing crime. While watching the film, inventor Farhan Masood realized he could design the...

2013-12-20 23:04:27

Second Major Acquisition in 2013 Gives Security Partners Three Redundant Central Stations from Coast to Coast Lancaster, PA (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 With the announcement, Security Partners is now in the unique position of offering its dealers and subscribers the benefits of three redundant central stations. In July, Security Partners acquired Response Center USA of San Antonio, TX. “With this latest move, we will be creating a national monitoring solution with true redundancies and...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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