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2014-03-11 23:28:42

A new, free mobile labeling app has just been released by Graphic Products. Created for on-the-go facility managers constantly tasked with solving problems. Portland, OR (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Labeling Assistant provides users with instant information about pipe marking, GHS/HazCom, OSHA safety signs and office labeling. Available for iPad, iPhone and Android through iTunes and Google Play. “A growing number of our customers use mobile devices. We expect that trend to continue,” said...

2014-03-11 23:23:17

RedVector, the leader in online learning and workforce training solutions for the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industries, issues 10,000th OSHA 10 Construction Card. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 RedVector.com, the leader in online learning and workforce training solutions for the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industries, reached a landmark this week, issuing its 10,000th Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 10 Construction Card....

2014-03-11 23:00:19

Spectrum Safety Training, Inc.(http://www.spectrumillinois.com) expands the Training Program to assist companies to effectively prepared for emergency response In the workplace. Only 31 percent of surveyed adult employees in the United States indicated that their workplace is proactive about emergency preparedness, according to an online survey commissioned by Cintas Corporation (http://www.cintas.com) Highland Park, IL (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 In any workplaces, prevention of accidents and...

2014-03-11 16:21:45

ARLINGTON, Va., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) filed comments yesterday with the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) in response to the agency's Proposed Rule to Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100811/NACDLOGO In the comments, NACD expressed several concerns about the proposed rule, strongly encouraging OSHA to...

2014-03-06 16:23:43

PITTSBURGH, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A United Steelworkers (USW) health and safety expert testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works today to support and offer recommendations on implementing President Obama's executive order to improve chemical facility safety and security. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO The Senate committee's hearing was titled "Preventing Potential Chemical Threats and Improving Safety:...

2014-03-05 12:31:14

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RegScan, Inc. is pleased to announce the development of original online audit protocols for the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health, better known as Cal/OSHA. Developed as a supplement to our U.S. TEAM (The Environmental Assessment and Management) Guides(TM) products, these comprehensive audit protocols keep California facilities in compliance with the strictest safety standards in the United States. The California...

2014-02-24 12:22:04

Accidents Expose Deficient Safety at Refineries PITTSBURGH, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today demanded that management at Tesoro Corporation develop a comprehensive, cohesive safety program after an accident at the alkylation unit of its Golden Eagle refinery near Martinez, Cal., seriously injured two workers this month and applauded the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) for prohibiting the company from...

2014-02-21 23:23:02

Upcoming Courses Focus on Helping Employers and Workers Recognize Hazards Associated with OSHA’s 2013 Top 10 Most Frequently Cited Standards Dublin, CA (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 The OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District, the only authorized OSHA Training Institute Education Center in Northern California, is spotlighting upcoming occupational safety and health courses designed to draw attention to hazards associated with OSHA’s most frequently cited...

2014-02-11 23:20:13

Expert signage solutions, advice & production capacities to align with latest ANSI signage. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Brady (NYSE:BRC), a global leader in industrial and safety printing systems and solutions, today announced its latest products, resources and manufacturing capabilities that support OSHA’s revised signage standards for general industry and construction. Under OSHA’s update, published November 6, 2013, users can now use either the latest American...

2014-02-01 23:01:03

Human Condition is Applying Their Previously Developed Biometric Sensing Technology to Tackle OSHA’s Focus Four Construction Hazards Using Intel’s New Edison Platform New York, NY (PRWEB) February 01, 2014 Construction job site injuries account for 19.6%* of all U.S. work related fatalities and injuries. This includes falls, electrocution, repetitive stress, and temperature related injuries. Human Condition, a New York City based innovation think and do tank, wants to change this....


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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