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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...

2014-02-21 20:21:35

SPOKANE, Wash., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CXOWARE announced the release of RiskCalibrator - CyberRisk, its enterprise cybersecurity risk analysis application. The release coincides with substantial market demand from senior level executives wanting a clearer understanding of their financial loss exposure due to cybersecurity incidents. Business decisions are made every day by Board members and C-Level executives based on a financial perspective of their operational, market,...

What Happened To The Tsunami Debris From Japan?
2014-02-21 13:02:07

University of Hawaii ‑ SOEST Outcomes from synthesis of model and observations The amount of debris in the ocean is growing exponentially, becoming more and more hazardous and harmful to marine life and therefore also to our ocean food source. Measuring and tracking the movements of such debris are still in their infancy. The driftage generated by the tragic 2011 tsunami in Japan gave scientists Nikolai Maximenko and Jan Hafner a unique chance to learn about the effects of the ocean...

2014-02-21 12:23:00

EXCHANGES TSX: DII.B, DII.A MONTREAL, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.B DII.A) today announced it has declared its regular quarterly dividend of US$0.30 per share on the outstanding number of the Company's Class A Multiple Voting Shares, Class B Subordinate Voting Shares and Deferred Share Units. The dividend is payable on March 21, 2014 to shareholders of record as at the close of business on March 7, 2014. Profile Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.B,...

2014-02-20 12:21:06

NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite heightened attention to cyber security and unprecedented levels of security investment, the number of cyber incidents - and their associated costs - continues to rise[1], and adversaries continue to evolve their attack techniques. As the challenges to secure complex enterprise and public sector environments continue to mount, Deloitte, an acknowledged market leader in security, privacy, and resilience solutions, today announced its new...

2014-02-18 23:24:35

Exploring the latest advancements in marketing management for the Ag industry. Clarendon Hills, IL (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 AgYield announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer airing later this year on RFD-TV. AgYield, which was created to empower farmers, is backed by 45 years of clearing and commodities risk management experience and agricultural expertise stemming from three generations of family farming. This segment will educate viewers on...

2014-02-18 23:04:36

Free joint AITP PMO SIG/PMI Chicagoland Knowledge Sharing on Risk Management facilitated by Scott Stribrny, on 2/20/2014, from 6:30pm to 9:00pm at IIT Rice Campus in Wheaton. Earn 2 PDUs for participating. Wheaton, IL (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 The Project Management Institute Chicagoland Chapter, is hosting a Joint Knowledge Sharing event with AITP (Association of Information Technology Professionals) PMO Special Interest Group, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, February 20 at the...

2014-02-18 08:56:55

Instead of winging it, planners need to think carefully about costs and benefits The dramatic images of natural disasters in recent years, including hurricanes Katrina and Sandy and the Tohoku, Japan, earthquake and tsunami, show that nature, not the people preparing for hazards, often wins the high-stakes game of chance. "We're playing a high-stakes game against nature without thinking about what we're doing," geophysicist Seth Stein of Northwestern University said. "We're mostly...

2014-02-18 04:20:46

'Down' with alpha and 'up' with targeted returns, greater use of alternatives NEW YORK and LONDON, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 80% of institutional investors expect risk management to play an even greater role in the investment decision process in the future, according to a new study published by BNY Mellon, a global leader in investment management and investment services, in collaboration with Nobel Prize-winning economist Dr. Harry Markowitz. In addition, over the next five years 73%...

2014-02-17 12:21:14

Insurance and risk management authorities to discuss hot topics in natural resources industry ST. LOUIS, Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockton's Mining Practice will host the 2014 North American Mining Summit on March 18-19 at the Four Seasons Hotel in St. Louis. The Summit brings together experts in the fields of property and casualty insurance, surety, insurance claims, and risk management to discuss current trends and topics directly affecting firms in the mining, metals, and...