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2014-07-24 23:05:23

The head of one of the nation’s leading safety-leadership development companies has accepted an invitation to one of Asia’s top training events. Denver, CO (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Representatives with safetyBUILT-IN announced today that its Principal, Eric Svendsen, Ph.D. has accepted an invitation to facilitate at the Opus Kinetic event, Sept. 2-3 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. “We’re very excited to bring the ‘From Compliance to Culture’ safety-leadership program to southeastern...

2014-07-24 08:42:48

MidCountry Financial will leverage MetricStream's integrated GRC platform and solution for Enterprise Risk Management (ERM), Internal Audit, and Compliance Management PALO ALTO, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading diversified financial services provider, MidCountry Financial Corp., has selected MetricStream to enhance its risk management and strengthen regulatory compliance and audit management across the enterprise. MetricStream's integrated GRC solution will help...

2014-07-24 08:34:04

Expanding bio-risk management support for federal, state and institutional laboratories PRINCETON, N.J., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WIRB-Copernicus Group(®) ("WCG")(TM), the world's largest provider of regulatory and ethical review services for clinical research, announced today that it has acquired Alliance Biosciences. Formerly a division of Richmond, VA-based Alliance Engineering, Alliance Biosciences was the leading biosafety and biosecurity consulting firm in the United...

2014-07-23 23:20:22

New Resource Assists Occupational Health and Safety Professionals Manage Impact of Chemicals on Employees and Public Ipswich, Mass. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Expert Publishing (ExPub), a division of EBSCO Information Services, announces the launch of PoisonEXPERT™, a resource designed to assist occupational health and safety professionals employed by organizations that use or manufacture large quantities of chemicals and need to manage the impact of chemicals on their employees and the...

2014-07-23 23:11:19

Advanced Chemical announces it recently received the OHSAS (Occupational Health & Safety Advisory Services) certification. The OHSAS 18001 certification is a process that uses the OHS system to control occupational health and safety risks in such areas as planning and hazard identification, risk assessments/risk control, communication, training, and operational monitoring. Warwick, Rhode Island (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Advanced Chemical is proud to announce its recently granted OHSAS...

2014-07-23 08:39:09

NORTHBROOK, Ill., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While the number of workplace accident rates is on the decline in the U.S., a number of high-profile and serious accidents in recent years has led to new safety processes. To create a healthier and safer workplace, UL, a global safety science leader, believes that organizations must establish a culture in which employees actively identify indicators of unsafe conditions, both through formal and informal processes before a crisis hits. In doing...

2014-07-18 16:21:30

HOUSTON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: SPN) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular cash dividend of $0.08 per share payable on its outstanding common stock. The dividend will be paid on August 20, 2014 to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on July 31, 2014. Superior Energy Services, Inc. serves the drilling, completion and production-related needs of oil and gas companies worldwide through its...

2014-07-18 08:26:41

BEIJING AND DALLAS, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NQ Mobile (NYSE: NQ), a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced that it has engaged Marcum Bernstein Pinchuk LLP (MBP) as its independent Registered Public Accountant. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121224/CN34262LOGO The Company's Audit Committee has dismissed PricewaterhouseCoopers Zhong Tian LLP (PwC) as its Independent Auditor. Effective immediately, the Company's Audit Committee has engaged...

2014-07-18 00:20:30

HOUSTON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Key Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: KEG) today provided the following updates for the second quarter 2014: Key expects to report a second quarter 2014 loss in the range of $0.14 - $0.15, excluding goodwill and asset impairments and utilizing an effective tax rate of approximately 29%. Additionally: -- Key expects its consolidated revenue to be down approximately 2% compared to the first quarter 2014; additionally, the Company expects...

2014-07-17 23:07:23

In this webinar, the presenters will share examples of delivering effective programs that achieved greater resource efficiencies and improved data quality nearly twofold better than industry benchmarks. The live broadcast will be taking place on Thursday, July 31, 2014 @ 11am EDT / 4pm BST (UK GMT +1). Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Risk-based Monitoring (RBM) is a new way to facilitate more efficient trial delivery. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and European Medicines...


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vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
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  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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