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2014-02-14 23:24:32

Safe@Heights has released workplace recommendations in response to the latest fatality report. Brisbane, QLD (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Safe@Heights has released a list of recommendations in response to the latest workplace Fatality Report. The report revealed that there were 50 reported deaths related to working at heights. The deaths were separated into 3 categories: 24 fatalities from falling objects 23 fatalities from falls from a height 3 fatalities resulting from falls at the same...

2014-02-14 20:20:32

Trading Symbol: "TESO" on NASDAQ HOUSTON, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Tesco Corporation has scheduled a conference call to discuss its fourth quarter 2013 results on Friday, February 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM Central Time. Financial results for the fourth quarter of 2013 are expected to be released Thursday, February 27, 2013 after market close. Individuals who wish to participate in the conference call should dial US/Canada (877) 312-5422 or International (253) 237-1122...

2014-02-12 12:25:07

PORTSMOUTH, N.H., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprague Resources LP ("Sprague") (NYSE: SRLP) announced several organizational changes today that are designed to strengthen its ability to successfully execute growth objectives and better align its executive management structure with financial reporting segments. Joseph S. Smith has been appointed Vice President, Business Development. Mr. Smith will lead acquisition sourcing and integration efforts for Sprague, in addition to...

2014-02-10 23:03:41

Web-based qualitative exposure assessment tool makes it easy for life science companies to evaluate potential occupational exposures to potent compounds, and make important health and safety control decisions. (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Affygility Solutions, the leading provider of environmental, health and safety (EHS) software and consulting services to the life sciences industry, today announced the launch of its Qualitative Exposure Assessment (QEA) module. This qualitative exposure...

2014-02-06 16:32:33

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hi-tech risk management firm Risk Toolbox, Inc. has launched an innovative cloud-based service, CertTool, to assist businesses with the collection and management of Certificates of Insurance (COIs). Managing COIs is a complex, labor-intensive and often inaccurate process associated with high administrative expense and poor levels of compliance. Risk Toolbox's unique method can reduce costs 50% or more while eliminating 70% of data...

2014-02-05 23:26:12

Interos Solutions (Interos) has launched a blog focused on global cyber and supply chain risks for Governments as well as the private sector – best practices and approaches will be covered, as well as reactions to global current events. McLean, VA (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 Interos Solutions (Interos) has launched a blog focused on global cyber and supply chain risks for Governments as well as the private sector – best practices and approaches. Jennifer Bisceglie, President and CEO of...

2014-02-05 12:29:12

Board members and senior executives' concerns about strategic risks show largest year-over-year increase, according to study MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Changes in the regulatory environment and heightened scrutiny by regulators rank at or near the top of risk concerns among corporate leaders regardless of industry, according to Executive Perspectives on Top Risks for 2014 www.protiviti.com/TopRisks, a just-released survey report by global consulting firm Protiviti...

2014-02-05 08:35:25

Online IT insurance agency TechInsurance issues strategies small tech businesses can implement to meet Deloitte's 2014 Tech Trends recommendations. CHICAGO, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TechInsurance, the nation's leading online provider of business insurance for freelancers, independent contractors, and small businesses in IT fields, today published guidelines to help the smallest technology businesses meet security guidelines recommended by Deloitte in its report Tech Trends 2013, published...

2014-02-03 16:20:47

Online provider of Texas defensive driving courses publishes an infographic detailing the phenomenon of exceeding the speed limit. SUGAR LAND, Texas, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Speeding is the cause of many car crashes and is often the root of poor driving habits. Is it really worth it? Texas Drive Safe, a leading website offering a state approved online Texas defensive driving course, has compiled an infographic that explores facts and statistics related to the nationwide...

2014-01-30 08:36:52

CLEVELAND, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A key element of any risk management strategy is the transference of risk, and Cyber Liability Insurance (CLI) is becoming an increasingly popular way for organizations to do that. Unfortunately, in many cases these policies provide inadequate, or even zero coverage in the event of a breach. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130730/MM54656LOGO-b ) SecureState, a management consulting firm specializing in information security, is...


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