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2014-02-21 23:23:02

Upcoming Courses Focus on Helping Employers and Workers Recognize Hazards Associated with OSHA’s 2013 Top 10 Most Frequently Cited Standards Dublin, CA (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 The OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District, the only authorized OSHA Training Institute Education Center in Northern California, is spotlighting upcoming occupational safety and health courses designed to draw attention to hazards associated with OSHA’s most frequently cited...

2014-02-21 23:03:31

Consumers can now educate themselves before buying a cellular alarm system by reading the 2014 cellular alarm system reviews at AlarmSystemReport.com. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 A high level of priority should be given to securing one’s home and place of work. Having an alarm system is a sure way of raising the level of protection for one’s self and family. In fact, studies have shown that having an alarm system is effective in deterring criminal elements from...

2014-02-21 20:21:11

The Fire Protection Group, Inc. team provides Southern Californians with the measures they need to defend against an increased threat of wildfire. LOS ANGELES, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- George Saadian and his team at Fire Protection Group, Inc. know that fire prevention requires constant vigilance, as the threat of wild fire can come from almost anywhere. For years, their reputation has grown, due in large part to the expertise they've show while providing fire sprinklers and...

2014-02-20 23:27:59

Private Label Nutraceuticals, global leader in dietary supplement contract manufacturing, achieves Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) certification. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Private Label Nutraceuticals, prominent contract manufacturer of high quality private label dietary supplements and nutritional products, receives GMP Certification through ASI Food Safety Consultants, leader in food safety audits since 1948. GMP regulations are set by the US Food and Drug...

2014-02-20 23:23:50

Federal Sequestration May Impact Workplace Safety Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 A recent article published by the National Safety Council should have families everywhere concerned about the safety of their loved ones. According to the article, “The ability of the federal government to create safer workplaces may be threatened. The recent automatic spending cuts known as sequestration reduced OSHA’s budget by about 5 percent. Disagreements over how to fund the federal...

2014-02-20 23:23:46

The Trading Partner Alliance of the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today announced the release of the 2013 best practices guideline “Brand Protection and Supply Chain Integrity: Methods for Counterfeit Detection, Prevention and Deterrence,” completed in collaboration with Inmar and Authentix. Winston-Salem, NC and Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 The Trading Partner Alliance of the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery...

2014-02-20 23:03:01

A best of 2014 list for DIY alarm systems is now available at AlarmSystemReport.com and provides detailed reviews of the leading DIY alarm systems in the country for consumers to use when shopping for home alarms. Memphis, TN (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Security is very important for any homeowner. Homeowners cannot put a price tag on security and protection especially when loved ones and most valued possessions are involved. As a result, more and more are investing in their own home alarm...

2014-02-20 16:25:17

ORLAND PARK, Ill., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday, a fiery explosion occurred during a demonstration in a cooking class at Northside College Prep High School in Chicago. The fire occurred when students ignited a gas burner to heat hot chocolate. According to Chicago Fire Media Affairs Director Larry Langford, the fire shot up to the ceiling and the school's fire sprinkler system quickly extinguished it. Although five students were injured in the explosion, it could have...

2014-02-20 12:20:19

kVA and TUV-Nord Bring Their Industry-Leading ISO 26262 Certification Event to Palo Alto in March, 2014 PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- TUV-Nord, in conjunction with functional safety specialist kVA, will provide their flagship functional safety certification course in Palo Alto, California, from March 24-27, 2014. The four-day training session, entitled "Automotive Functional Safety and the ISO 26262 Standard," is targeted at engineers and other safety...

2014-02-20 08:21:07

WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The oil and natural gas industry continues to work collaboratively with the Department of Transportation and America's railroad industry to improve rail safety. To highlight actions being taken following a recent meeting with the Secretary of Transportation, API President and CEO Jack Gerard released the following statement: "Safety is always our top priority. We are working closely with the regulators and the railroad industry and looking...