Latest National Safety Council Stories

2013-05-03 23:21:55

2013 Mid America Conference “Safety — The Show Must Go On!” to be held in Branson, Mo., at the Hilton Branson Convention Center. (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 Russell Associates President and CEO, Jerry Van Oort and Senior Consultant, Kevin J. Gilbert will exhibit at booth #52 for the duration of the 2013 Mid America Safety, Health & Environmental Conference and Expo. The event will be held May 8-9 at the Hilton Branson Convention Center in Branson, Mo. Russell Associates´...

2013-04-06 23:02:47

Alonso Krangle urges all motorists to curb cellphone use when driving to help reduce traffic accidents caused by distracted driving. "An alarming 25% of all accidents are due to distracted driving; we urge everyone to turn off all cellphones while driving and pay attention!" Melville, NY (PRWEB) April 06, 2013 According to the National Safety Council (NSC), approximately 25 percent of all car / auto traffic accidents are caused by distracted driving, specifically cellphone use while...

2013-04-01 23:00:24

2013 IISC “Safety at the Crossroads” Professional Development Conference and Expo to be held in Coralville, Iowa at the Coralville Marriott Hotel and Conference Center. (PRWEB) April 01, 2013 Russell Associates CEO Jerry Van Oort, Senior Consultant Kevin Gilbert and Marketing Coordinator Justin Day will exhibit at booth #8 for the duration of the 2013 Iowa-Illinois Safety Council´s 60th Annual Professional Development Conference. At 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 11 the trio...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.