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2014-10-20 23:09:24

Succeed participates in local wellness initiative sponsored by Kaiser Permanente Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Succeed is proud to announce that they ranked in the top 16% of local companies who participated in the Every Body Walk! campaign by Kaiser Permanente. Every Body Walk! is a public awareness project that encourages workers to be more active outside of the workplace. This campaign, the Summer Step 10,000 Program, which concluded at the end of September, was a...

2014-10-20 23:01:01

Standards help level the playing field by stimulating trade, innovation and global economic growth ANN ARBOR, Mich. (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 NSF International, a global independent public health organization that writes standards, and tests and certifies products for the commercial and consumer goods, health sciences, food, sustainability and water industries, will honor the American National Standards Institute’s (ANSI) World Standards Week (October 20-24, 2014) by highlighting the key...

2014-10-20 16:21:04

CINCINNATI, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LMG Holdings, Inc. today announced that it has successfully acquired A-Interlock, Inc. the former New Mexico distributor for its LifeSafer brand. Founded in 1997, by owner Jean Claude Guenette, A-Interlock, began its operations in Albuquerque, eventually expanding across the State to nine locations. Over the years the business has installed and serviced thousands of devices for New Mexico consumers needing to comply with State...

2014-10-20 12:22:05

Parents limit passengers and nighttime driving, favor limitations for all new drivers under 21 ITASCA, Ill., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the National Safety Council, in observance of National Teen Driver Safety Week, released results of a public opinion survey showing many parents understand, and take steps to help reduce, the greatest risks facing teen drivers. Fifty-seven percent of parents do not allow teens to drive with friends, 55 percent do not allow teens...

2014-10-20 04:20:20

ORLANDO, Florida and SUNNYVALE, California, October 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Extends Portfolio of DO-254, DO-178B, DO-160, ARP4754A and Mechanical Engineering Services, to Showcase Expertise at NBAA Convention 2014 at Orlando, FL eInfochips, a leading Engineering R&D Services company has announced design, development, testing, verification and re-engineering services for the DO-178C compliance standard. The document titled 'DO-178C: Software Considerations in...

2014-10-18 20:20:14

EDMONTON, Oct. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to Stony Plain, Alberta, where a Cessna 182 was involved in an accident. The TSB will gather information and assess the occurrence. The TSB is an independent agency that investigates marine, pipeline, railway and aviation transportation occurrences. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or...

2014-10-17 23:00:24

October is National Window Covering Safety Month, making this month all about keeping children safe and protected. And it all starts with window covering safety. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 In 2014 alone, seven children have already died from window covering cord accidents. Every child is precious, and Select Blinds is doing more than just complying with modern safety standards, ensuring that every child is safe in their own homes. With the help of Select Blinds, consumers...

2014-10-17 16:24:16

TUCSON, Ariz., Oct 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In Oct 16 hearings before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, no one asked why the deadly Ebola virus is no longer being treated as a "level 4" threat. Scientists who work with Ebola do it only in BSL-4 (biosafety level-4) laboratories, in which they are protected against breathing potentially contaminated air and have complete skin surface protection by means of an encapsulating "space...

2014-10-17 12:29:13

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Although widespread outbreak of Ebola in the United States is unlikely, Cal/OSHA has joined with other public health agencies in California to provide guidelines for preventing exposure to Ebola. They will be widely distributed starting today. Federal officials have identified workers in certain professions to be at potential risk of exposure. Those workers include health care workers, emergency responders, laboratory staff, mortuary workers,...

2014-10-15 12:33:54

New Hard Hat Suspension and Portable Gas Detector Recognized by Occupational Health and Safety Magazine for Innovation and Quality PITTSBURGH, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE: MSA), the global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products that protect people's health and safety, has been awarded two New Product-of-the-Year awards by Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) magazine....


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