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2014-12-09 12:24:25

SOCMA Recognizes MarChem Pacific for Commitment to Improving Environmental, Health, Safety & Security Initiatives ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., Dec.

2014-12-09 08:21:04

- TÜV SÜD certifies MCUs capable of supporting stringent functional safety standards for automotive, industrial and general functional-safety-related applications. HOUSTON, Dec.

2014-12-08 16:20:56

QUÉBEC CITY, Dec 8 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to Batiscan, Quebec, where the bulk carrier Sundaisy E has run

2014-12-03 23:11:55

Custom Labels from Lightning Labels are Pivotal to Drawing Attention to Hazards Denver, CO (PRWEB) December 03, 2014 Cleaning products and other common

2014-12-03 23:04:36

One of the nation’s leading safety leadership and development companies is on the verge of starting more development for a major manufacturing company. Denver,

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.