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2014-02-01 23:01:03

Human Condition is Applying Their Previously Developed Biometric Sensing Technology to Tackle OSHA’s Focus Four Construction Hazards Using Intel’s New Edison Platform New York, NY (PRWEB) February 01, 2014 Construction job site injuries account for 19.6%* of all U.S. work related fatalities and injuries. This includes falls, electrocution, repetitive stress, and temperature related injuries. Human Condition, a New York City based innovation think and do tank, wants to change this....

2014-01-28 23:32:45

Spectrum Service company is pleased to announce the offering of food safety training services in the state of Illinois. Their services will begin in early 2014 and will be officially announced on their website. Highland Park, IL (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Food safety management training is something every restaurant and dining establishment needs to make sure they pass periodical inspections. Spectrum Training Services, Inc. is happy to announce the addition of these services to their...

2014-01-28 23:02:34

Entitled, “The OSHA Factor: Addressing Safety Violations in Manufacturing,” this free webinar will showcase how attendees may improve safety results, and avoid costs associated with regulatory fines and lost productivity, as depicted by industry experts. Center Harbor, NH (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Smartware Group, producer of cloud-based Bigfoot CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System), will be sponsoring this week’s IMPO Magazine webinar geared toward safety-focused...

2014-01-27 12:29:58

CHICAGO, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society of Safety Engineers, the world's oldest professional safety society, is proud to bring SAFETY INDIA 2014, a two-day professional development conference and exposition to Chennai, India on May 26-27, 2014. This marks the first time ASSE will host a professional development conference in India, targeting an audience of the country's safety practitioners from a wide variety of industries including manufacturing,...

2014-01-27 12:24:00

New survey by MySafetySign reveals workplace problems NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 MySafetySign Health & Safety Industry Survey revealed that stress is the most overlooked workplace concern. MySafetySign's first annual survey explores the issues and changes currently facing the health and safety industry. Of surveyed professionals, 24% mention stress and 20% mention overworking as the main safety hazards that go unnoticed. In fact, three of five safety...

2014-01-22 23:30:22

A global leader in workplace safety, Amerisafe Consulting & Safety Services (ACSS), announces their onsite health and safety management and training services for the Oil and Gas industry. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 A global leader in workplace safety, Amerisafe Consulting & Safety Services (ACSS), announces their onsite health and safety management and training services for the Oil and Gas industry. Overseen or executed by their Certified Safety Professionals (CSP),...

2014-01-16 12:30:56

DES PLAINES, Ill., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The phrase "information at your fingertips" has never been truer than with today's tablet technology. The ability to access email and the Internet, as well as record audio and video from nearly any location has forever changed how we communicate and do our jobs. In the January issue of Professional Safety, authors David Fender and Clinton Wolfley outline which tablet applications they find most useful in their roles as...

2014-01-16 08:27:39

Three-year project will encourage national expansion of Workplace Standard TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC), along with its partners, CSA Group (CSA) and Bureau de normalisation du Québec (BNQ), joined Labour Minister Dr. K. Kellie Leitch alongside business and labour leaders today to announce new initiatives to improve workplace mental health across Canada. Following the successful launch one year ago of the world's-first National...

2014-01-15 23:02:46

Dr. Lucian Leape, adjunct professor at the Harvard School of Public Health and Chairman of the Lucian Leape Institute at the National Patient Safety Foundation, joins Dr. David Michaels, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health, at a press briefing at 2:00 pm Eastern Time in Washington, DC. Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 The Occupational Safety and Health Administration today releases a comprehensive package of tools for hospitals to use in assessing—and...

2014-01-09 23:26:23

Vubiz announces new Health and Safety Awareness Course for Workers and Supervisors to comply with Health and Safety deadline in Ontario. Los Angeles,CA Toronto,ON (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Vubiz announces new Health and Safety Awareness Course for Workers and Supervisors to comply with Health and Safety deadline in Ontario. The new law takes effect July 1, 2014, and affects all firms doing business in Ontario, Canada. Employers will have to ensure that all workers and supervisors have...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.