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2014-09-11 16:23:12

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cal/OSHA is reminding all employers to protect their outdoor workers from the risk of heat illness, as temperatures in parts of Southern California climb into the upper 90s today and will continue to rise through the weekend and into early next week. "California's heat illness standards are the strongest in the country, and we will continue to work with both labor and management to ensure that workers stay well on the job," said...

2014-09-11 08:25:48

CARLSBAD, Calif., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Scientific Corporation (OTCBB: PTSC) announced today that Palace Entertainment has purchased an MMP Portfolio(TM) license. Palace Entertainment is an industry leader in providing amusement and entertainment in the USA. Palace Entertainment joins a roster of more than 100 MMP licensees from a variety of industries, including some of the world's largest electronics companies such as Hewlett-Packard, Sony, Nokia, General...

2014-09-10 16:23:11

Young professionals honored for exceptional safety contributions ITASCA, Ill., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council is proud to announce the new class of NSC Rising Stars of Safety, presented by DuPont Sustainable Solutions. Honorees will be recognized at the 2014 NSC Congress & Expo on Sept. 16. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130530/MM23334-b "We are pleased to continue our support of the NSC Rising Stars of Safety program, acknowledging the safety...

2014-09-09 23:14:02

Warehouse solutions company Solus Group reminds warehouse owners of the essential safety procedures and maintenance requirements that are needed for successful day-to-day warehouse operations St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Solus Group, a warehouse solutions company, recently assembled a list of the most important warehouse safety and maintenance procedures to help remind warehouse owners to keep their workers safe. Jennifer Taylor, Marketing Manager, says that while the passing...

2014-09-09 23:11:23

“The Tsunami That Reshaped America” by James W. Mercer portrays new risks in the U.S. GREAT FALLS, Va. (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Science can no longer be ignored. In his new novel “The Tsunami That Reshaped America,” author James W. Mercer, a hydrogeologist, provides a scientific-based political thriller following a fictitious plot to overthrow the U.S. government using geological warfare. “Natural threats triggered by humans have the potential to destroy large segments of the...

2014-09-09 16:25:42

NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Patent Office issued a third patent to Tim Goux, CEO of risk management company, CareRise, that further protects the company's successful business method to reduce insurance claims and losses at healthcare facilities. (System and Method For Improving the Operation of a Business Entity and Monitoring and Reporting the Results Thereof, Patent No: 8,799,024) Currently, CareRise is providing service to clients in 134 cities, throughout...

2014-09-09 12:30:48

CLEVELAND, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For a second time, Associated General Contractors (AGC) awarded Independence Excavating its National AGC Safety Excellence Award - First Place in the Federal and Heavy Division for 700,000 to 1,000,000 hours worked. Independence Excavating received this award based upon its exceptional safety performance, well-implemented safety program and an incident rate at least 25% below that of their AGC member peers....

2014-09-08 08:29:23

Immune Pharmaceuticals Recently Uplisted to NASDAQ Capital Market CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and HERZLIYA-PITUACH, Israel, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ and NASDAQ OMX First North Premier, Stockholm: "IMNP"; "Immune" or "the Company"), today announced it will be featured as a presenting company at the 16(th) Annual Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference, sponsored by H.C. Wainwright & Co., LLC. The conference is being held September 8-10,...

2014-09-08 08:23:16

DENVER, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vista Gold Corp. (TSX & NYSE MKT: VGZ) ("Vista" or the "Company") today announced that the Environmental Impact Statement ("EIS") for the Mt Todd gold project (the "Project") located in the Northern Territory of Australia has been approved. The EIS has been the subject of an exhaustive review process by the Northern Territory Environmental Protection Authority ("NT EPA"), which included public consultation. In its formal notification to the...

2014-09-08 08:20:55

WILMINGTON, Mass., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced its CEO Glenn D. Bolduc is scheduled to present at the Rodman & Renshaw 16(th) Annual Global Investment Conference on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 9:10 am. The conference takes place in New York City on September 8(th) through 10(th) at the New York Palace Hotel. Mr. Bolduc's...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'