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2014-07-24 08:26:39

NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- C. Spurlock of Seattle recently wrote to rescue and survival tool manufacturer StatGear (http://www.statgeartools.com/) in praise of the company's signature product, the T3 Tactical Auto Rescue Tool (http://www.statgeartools.com/t3-tactical-triage-auto-rescue-tool/). He described how an ordinary commute became a harrowing ordeal when he witnessed a truck flip onto its roof. The driver was trapped by her own seatbelt, and other good Samaritans...

2014-06-27 23:11:08

101 Mobility Long Island teams up with the George to the Rescue TV series to help out the Klein family. Long Island, NY (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 John Michielini, owner of 101 Mobility Long Island, a mobility solutions provider and installer, aligned with several area builders, designers, and manufacturers to embark on an exciting NBC’s George to the Rescue renovation project. Their mission: to help out a very deserving local family by outfitting their home for wheelchair accessibility....

2014-06-26 23:02:29

101 Mobility Long Island teams up with the George to the Rescue TV series to help out the Klein family. Long Island, NY (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 John Michielini, owner of 101 Mobility Long Island, a mobility solutions provider and installer, aligned with several area builders, designers, and manufacturers to embark on an exciting NBC’s George to the Rescue renovation project. Their mission: to help out a very deserving local family by outfitting their home for wheelchair accessibility....

2014-06-25 23:02:33

SIGVARIS SPORTS pink compression sleeves were recently spotted as the first female crossed the finish line in the “Run for Rescue” 10-K event. Alta Loma, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 SIGVARIS SPORTS is proud to announce that when the female winner, Whitney Simmons, crossed the finish line at the “Race for Rescue” event, she was wearing the SIGVARIS PERFORMANCE SLEEVES. “I wear SIGVARIS PERFORMANCE SLEEVES on long runs because I feel more supported and less fatigued. Also, my...

2014-06-11 08:21:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ACR Electronics, Inc. announces today that the all-new ELT 1000 (Emergency Locator Transmitter) has received its Cospas-Sarsat and FAA approvals and is now available for sale. The ARTEX ELT 1000 is competitively priced and designed with multiple installation configurations to reduce overall installation cost. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140610/116696 The state of the art electronics maximize frequency stability and power while...

2014-05-28 12:21:03

MOORESTOWN, N.J., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received a $69 million contract to support the United States Coast Guard's efforts to enforce maritime sovereignty and address at-sea threats. Through this contract received from Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), Lockheed Martin will provide the Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) system for the United States Coast Guard's seventh National...

2014-05-22 12:23:11

WASHINGTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to educate Americans about how to prevent accidental wildfires, Disney is joining the Ad Council, the U.S. Forest Service and the National Association of State Foresters (NASF) to launch a new series of public service advertisements (PSAs) featuring scenes and characters from Disneytoon Studios' upcoming animated film "Planes: Fire & Rescue." The PSAs are an extension of the Wildfire Prevention PSA campaign, featuring the...

2014-03-13 23:00:46

Radar expert: 'CAP brings different and unique tools to the table.' Maxwell Air Force Base, AL (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 “It’s a normal search and rescue mission,” said Lt. Col. John Henderson of Civil Air Patrol’s role in the search for missing Malaysia Airline Flight 370. Henderson, a radar analyst for the U.S. Air Force’s 84th Radar Evaluation Squadron (RADES) at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is vice commander of CAP’s 10-member National Radar Analysis Team. ”CAP...

2014-03-12 04:20:13

LONDON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 90+ international SAR professionals from 55 organisations are already signed up to hear 18 world-class speakers share lessons learnt from major operations at Search and Rescue Europe 2014, taking place at the Radisson Blu Scandinavia, Copenhagen from 7th - 9th April 2014. This unique SAR programme will enable attendees to enhance their SAR capabilities, increase interoperability across SAR resources and carry out best-practice life...

2014-02-13 00:21:09

LONDON, February 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The greatest challenge SAR professionals are currently facing is how to ensure that the best life saving standards are practiced while trying to increasingly balance cost against required capability. Search and Rescue Europe 2014 conducted a survey of a cross-section of SAR resources globally to obtain insight into the current trends and challenges within the industry http://www.searchandrescueeurope.com/news This...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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