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2014-04-09 23:24:03

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and Mastery Technologies is helping to raise awareness by offering 6 distracted driving Video On Demand courses at a 75% off discounted price of $5.00

2014-04-01 16:20:53

Distracted Driving Awareness Month campaign focuses on why hands-free is not risk-free ITASCA, Ill., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New findings from a

2014-03-27 23:25:24

The Natonal Safety Council (NSC) Congress & Expo has won the Expo Magazine's Digital Excellence Award in the Best Tradeshow-Marketing Technology Solution category with the a2z-powered

2014-03-25 12:28:33

2014 edition of Injury Facts® reveals largest safety threats facing Americans today ITASCA, Ill., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council today released the 2014

2014-03-13 16:27:31

NSC warns against improper prescription painkiller use during National Poison Prevention Week ITASCA, Ill., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Our nation's most abused drug is legal

2014-02-20 23:23:50

Federal Sequestration May Impact Workplace Safety Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 A

2014-02-06 12:20:34

One-day summit focuses on finding safe technological solutions to cell phone distracted driving ITASCA, Ill., Feb.

2014-01-29 16:21:31

Council calls for original videos illustrating why hands-free devices offer drivers no safety benefit ITASCA, Ill., Jan.

2014-01-16 12:20:27

Annual summary of transportation priorities includes eliminating distraction in transportation ITASCA, Ill., Jan.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.