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2013-06-13 23:19:48

The Stuart personal injury attorney says most slip, trips and falls at businesses and homes could be prevented by taking reasonable steps to ensure others´ safety. Stuart, FL (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Stuart personal injury attorney Philip DeBerard, III, says the focus on preventing slips, trips and falls during National Safety Month aligns well with his firm´s mission to help slip-and-fall accident victims in cases where their injuries ultimately could have been prevented....

2013-06-04 23:00:43

Austin, Texas — June 4th, 2013 — Protect America, Inc., the nation´s largest provider of wireless home alarm systems, is proud to support National Safety Month activities throughout the month of June. (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 Sponsored by the National Safety Council since 1996, National Safety Month seeks to raise awareness for safety related issues at work and home. Every year, an estimated 120,000 people die in preventable accidents, according to the Center for Disease...

2013-05-17 23:20:35

Superb Safety supports the National Safety Council (NSC) to promote June as 2013 National Safety Month. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 Superb Safety, Inc., http://superbsafety.com, a leading provider of the latest and highest quality of Industrial & Personal safety products on the market today, is pleased to support June as 2013 National Safety Month. According to the United States Department of Labor, OSHA is responsible for the health and safety of 130 million workers, employed...

2013-05-17 23:18:45

Photo ID Systems and Visitor Management Tools encourage workplace and employee safety. Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 Every year during the month of June, the National Safety Council encourages organizations to get involved and participate in National Safety Month. National Safety Month is an annual observance to educate and influence behaviors around the leading causes of preventable injuries and deaths. IDville, the leading identification and security expert for business,...


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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