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2014-07-17 08:29:05

BERLIN, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Top-level guests at the world's biggest safety & health convention - Day passes now bookable - Information for journalists A world without serious accidents at work - this is the vision that will be discussed by politicians, scientists and experts from all over the world at the XX World Congress on Safety and Health at Work, which is taking place in Frankfurt am Main from 24 to 27 August 2014. The emphasis is on such themes as...

2014-07-16 20:20:43

CALGARY, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to the site of a CP train derailment 40 kilometres west of Moosejaw, Saskatchewan. 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...

2014-07-15 23:14:29

Warm weather brings more opportunity for outdoor activities. Keep kids and communities safe and healthy while enjoying the summer fun. Santa Cruz, CA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Summer is here! The good news: opportunities for outdoor activities and fun-in-the-sun are at a high. The bad news: so are the risks for injury. To help health educators promote summer safety and nutrition for people on the go, Journeyworks Publishing is offering review copies of selected warm weather safety and...

2014-07-15 16:22:45

OAK BROOK, Ill., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS), a leader in environmental and safety solutions, will announce second quarter earnings before the market opens on Tuesday, July 29, 2014. The Company will also host an investor conference call and webcast at 10 a.m. Eastern Time the same day with Dennis J. Martin, president and CEO, Brian S. Cooper, chief financial officer, and Jennifer L. Sherman, chief operating officer....

2014-07-15 12:21:42

RICHMOND, B.C., July 15, 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to Prince Rupert, British Columbia, near where the bulk carrier Amakusa Island ran aground yesterday. 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...

2014-07-14 12:25:07

Summer weather typically causes spike in incidences of food poisoning WASHINGTON, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Millions of Americans are expected to fire up the grills this summer--a time when incidents of foodborne illness, commonly known as food poisoning, tend to surge. In preparation for barbeque season, the Ad Council and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service, in partnership with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for...

2014-07-14 08:20:30

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it has acquired the assets of privately-held The Omega Group, headquartered in San Diego, California. The Omega Group is an industry-leading provider of cloud-based and on-premise operational performance support software that integrates mapping, analytics, intelligence and mobile technologies, allowing public safety agencies to optimize patrol strategies and daily field work. Financial terms...

2014-07-11 23:02:03

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Manned Guarding Security Market: Trends & Opportunities (2014-2018)" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 The report titled “Global Manned Guarding Security Market: Trends and Opportunities (2014-2018)” provides an in-depth analysis of global manned guard security services of different regions and in different sectors. The report assesses the key opportunities and underlying trends in the market and...

2014-07-11 12:22:28

DES PLAINES, Ill., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Retiring equipment in the chemical processing industry may pose more danger than meets the eye as residual hazardous chemicals, live electrical connections or connections to in-service process machinery complicates how to safely remove these items from a plant, according to the July issue of the American Society of Safety Engineer's monthly journal, Professional Safety. "In the worst cases, the equipment has essentially been...

2014-07-11 08:20:24

LONDON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Show organisers report 75% of visitors to Safety & Health Expo 2014 were a brand new audience delivered by the move to London, plus a 10% increase in senior management attending exhibition. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130723/629764-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140711/696892-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140711/696892-b ) (Photo:...


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