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2014-05-30 12:20:59

OTTAWA, May 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Urging industry and regulators to take action on a number of outstanding safety recommendations, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) today released its annual reassessment of responses to Board recommendations. The reassessments show that progress has been slow especially in Aviation where only 61% of the Board's recommendations have been implemented. Again this year, the aviation sector has seen limited movement on recommendations. While...

2014-05-30 04:22:21

BLUE BELL, Pa., May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: INO) today announced that its previously announced 1-for-4 reverse stock split shall become effective at 5 P.M., Thursday, June 5, 2014, and trading of the Company's common stock on a post-reverse split basis shall commence on Friday, June 6, 2014. The common stock will continue to trade under the symbol "INO." As filed on May 22, 2014, the Company's stockholders approved the proposal of a reverse...

2014-05-29 23:19:14

Long Island-based alarm and security systems company, Total Security, says that having a burglar alarm system installed in your home is essential in order to keep your insurance rates in check. Elmont, New York (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Total Security Integrated Systems, the leading New York installer of home alarm systems throughout New York City and Long Island, now shares four ways that installing a burglar alarm system in your home can reap big benefits on your insurance rates. Home...

2014-05-29 23:17:14

Company announces expanded suite of services with detailed guard tour system, security alert service and sponsorship of Dispax World 2014. New York, New York (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Global Elite Group creates an easy to use aviation security solution designed to complement the flight handling process with an access control system called SecureSwipe™. Easily deployed and portable, SecureSwipe™ is a hand-held unit utilizing a bar code, magnetic strip and RFID reader at all access points....

2014-05-29 23:17:13

Summer Eye Safety Often Overlooked Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 As the summer months approach and families will be spending more time outdoors in the coming weeks, Dr. Brian Davis of Davis Vision Center in South Jordan, UT is encouraging patients to be mindful of protecting their eyes in the summer sun. Sunburned eyes are one of the most common summer injuries, and the American Optometric Association estimates that about 35 percent of American’s are unaware of UV radiation...

2014-05-29 23:15:17

intRAtrain Safety System is designed to reduce safety risk and exposure by providing a blend of tools, resources, and management systems. Le Sueur, MN (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 IntRAtrain and inspectiTRAC by Russell Associates is pleased to announce the release of their intRAtrain Safety System. This safety system is designed to provide a turn-key solution for your safety program needs. The system include tools, resources and management systems that help mitigate the risk associated with...

2014-05-29 23:04:39

The information security awareness program template – and other supporting documentation – is available for immediate download from myinformationsecuritypolicy.com, the industry leaders in employee and workforce member I.T. awareness training. From PCI to HIPAA, FISMA, GLBA, Texas HB 300, and dozens of other security awareness training mandates – the documentation offered for immediate download is incredibly in-depth, detailed, yet easy-to-use. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 The...

2014-05-29 23:02:08

As reported in the June 2014 issue of Fitness Magazine, sun exposure during everyday activities may do more cumulative damage to one's skin than sunbathing at the beach. Dr. Simon Ourian of Epione Medical Corporation offers his comments on the article's suggestions for sun protection. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 According to an article in the June 2014 issue of Fitness Magazine, most people do not realize that they expose themselves to the harmful rays of the sun on a...

2014-05-29 12:30:27

Senate Bill 745 Requires Replacement of Battery-Operated Alarms with 10-Year, Sealed Models, Does Not Alter Requirements for Hard-wired Alarms AURORA, Ill., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Older California residences are about to get a much-needed safety upgrade as a new law outlining smoke alarm requirements takes effect throughout the state. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140528/91988 Beginning July 1, 2014, California Senate Bill 745 requires that all solely battery-operated...

2014-05-28 23:12:32

Carlsbad ophthalmologist Michael Tracy warns patients about the dangers of UV exposure in response to recent study by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Recently, the American Academy of Ophthalmology released a study showing that a majority of Americans are unaware of the risks posed by ultraviolet (UV) light. Health risks associated with UV rays include diseases such as eye cancer, cataracts, and pterygium. Though these conditions can be...


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10 Tips To A Great Summer
2012-07-16 20:56:36

With the start of summer upon us, we start thinking of things to do on the weekend and how to keep the kids busy. Here are a few things that may just help accomplish that and also to stay safe during this summer. #1 Weather is always a big player in whichever season it maybe, but the summer is a when the United States experiences some of its most severe weather such as Tornadoes and Hurricanes. The best tip for this is to be prepared. If the National Weather Service issues a watch or...

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2010-11-15 19:37:34

Sunglasses are protective eyewear designed to shield the eyes from damaging or discomforting sunlight and high-energy light. They can also work as a visual aid. The ultraviolet radiation from the sun can cause several serious eye problems and many healthcare professionals recommend eye protection. However, since the 1940s sunglasses have been associated with celebrities more so than eye protection. James Ayscough experimented with tinted lenses in the mid-18th century although they were...

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