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2014-07-30 23:11:26

With the increased summer heat, Succeed adds the Heat Stress Prevention training course to help keep workers safe and avoid heat-related illness. Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Heat stress is a medical condition that occurs when the body’s normal temperature balance cannot be maintained because it can no longer cool itself. There are numerous fatalities every year from occupational heat exposure, both indoors and outdoors. According to OSHA, in 2012, 31 people died from...

2014-07-30 16:23:53

MORRISTOWN, N.J., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To help maintain proper clearances around electrical equipment and help prevent tree-related outages, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) forestry contractors trimmed trees in more than 60 communities in July. Under the guidance of JCP&L's foresters, tree contractors have trimmed about 2,000 miles of electric lines in northern and central New Jersey year-to-date, with an additional 1,500 miles expected to be completed by year end....

2014-07-30 08:24:55

HOUSTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flotek Industries, Inc. ("Flotek" or the "Company") (NYSE: FTK) will host a conference call on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 7:30 a.m. Central Standard Time to discuss its financial and operating results for the three-months ended June 30, 2014. Flotek intends to provide dial-in information through a press release on August 6, 2014. Flotek plans to file its 10-Q after the market close on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. In addition, the Company will...

2014-07-29 23:10:38

This research outlines the billion dollar losses that climate change causes globally, cites which markets are most and least vulnerable and prepared to deal with future losses and outlines solutions to help mitigate future losses. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 The Smart Cube, a global professional services firm specializing in custom research and analytics, today announced the release of a comprehensive research and analysis study on the impact of natural disasters due to climate...

2014-07-29 16:26:41

ST. PAUL, Minn., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EnteroMedics Inc. (NASDAQ: ETRM), the developer of medical devices using neuroblocking technology to treat obesity, metabolic diseases and other gastrointestinal disorders, today announced that it will host a conference call on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 11:00 AM Eastern Time to discuss financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 and to provide a business update. Conference Call Details The second quarter conference...

2014-07-29 12:39:45

Global Risk Technologies announces its expansion into Dublin, Ireland to further assist merchants with chargeback processing and risk reduction in regards to ecommerce transactions. TAMPA BAY, Fla., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Global Risk Technologies, the holding company for payment processing solutions such as Chargebacks911 and eConsumerServices that provide chargeback processing, risk management technology and risk reduction education services to acquiring and issuing...

2014-07-29 12:34:46

OTTAWA, July 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, announced the appointment of Ms. Kimberley Henney as Governor representing Yukon on the Council of Governors of the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS). For the past 14 years, Ms. Henney has worked in several roles in a health and safety capacity under the Government of Yukon. She has provided leadership in corporate health, safety...

2014-07-29 08:32:52

BeyondBio(TM) Platform Enhances The Design and Engineering Process of Biological Solutions GERMANTOWN, Md., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON), a leader in synthetic biology, has further enhanced its collaboration with a global animal health company to enable remote access to Intrexon's suite of technologies via its groundbreaking BeyondBio(TM) platform. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130919/NY83283LOGO Dana Di Ferdinando, Intrexon's Chief...

2014-07-28 23:10:35

OMICS Group is immensely delighted in announcing the release of the special issue titled “Ergonomics and Musculoskeletal Disorders” for the Journal of Ergonomics. This special issue has been released to update readers about the most recent advancements in the prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders in workplaces and application of ergonomics to prevent them. Henderson, USA (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Several renowned scientist from across the globe that contributed their research work to...

2014-07-28 10:03:34

Drexel University Being unemployed increases your risk of death, but recessions decrease it. Sound paradoxical? Researchers thought so too. While previous studies of individuals have shown that employees who lose their jobs have a higher mortality rate, more comprehensive studies have shown, unexpectedly, that population mortality actually declines as unemployment rates increase. The research community has often rejected one of these effects because it conflicted with the other, so...


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