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2014-05-20 12:34:02

Research Finds Law Enforcement and Fire Fighters Have Higher Rates of Hearing Loss, Yet Too Few Get the Treatment They Need POMONA, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether face-to-face in the field, or over the telephone or radio, hearing is an important part of communication for first-responders - keeping them informed, safe and connected. Unfortunately, these front-line professionals are also at higher risk for hearing loss, and less likely to get the treatment they need to hear their...

2014-05-19 23:12:52

Succeed addresses fall protection safety by creating a new Fall Protection Training. (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Last month, it was reported that a building contractor in Oklahoma City was cited by OSHA for serious repeat violations and was proposed a fine of over 90,000 dollars. The OSHA inspection, which occurred in November of 2013, found that the company “failed to protect workers from dangerous falls and other serious hazards.” The company was previously cited for the same violations...

2014-05-19 23:09:29

Honey Holding I, Ltd (“Honey Holding”), an industrial honey processor, announced today that the company has exceeded food safety expectations under the Global Standard for Food Safety (“GFSI”), receiving the highest grade possible, an ‘A’ Grade, in a certification issued on April 28, 2014 by the globally prominent British Retail Consortium (“BRC”). Baytown, Texas (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Honey Holding I, Ltd (“Honey Holding”), an industrial honey processor, announced today...

2014-05-19 23:06:54

The experts at AlarmSystemReport.com have released a new list of Do-It-Yourself alarm systems for 2014. Homeowners can now research the top Do-It-Yourself alarm systems and learn which companies are reputable. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 The rise in the use of do-it-yourself alarm systems in the market came with the growing use of cellular and wireless systems that have effectively eliminated the need to do wiring. With a few simple tools, customers can now set up a functional...

2014-05-19 23:05:34

ReportsnReports.com adds “Research and Investment Prospect of China Food Safety Testing Industry, 2014-2018” report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Research and Investment Prospect of China Food Safety Testing Industry, 2014-2018 mainly includes development status of food safety testing industry both in China and overseas, the current China's demand market size, technical status, competitive landscape, development opportunities and trend analysis,...

2014-05-19 12:21:11

Council encourages drivers to use extra caution to keep our roadways safe ITASCA, Ill., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council today released its estimates of fatalities from traffic crashes for the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend, beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 23, and ending at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, May 26. The Council estimates 382 traffic fatalities and another 40,900 medically consulted injuries may occur over the traditional summer kick-off weekend...

2014-05-19 04:20:56

LONDON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health and safety bodies unite to launch Health & Safety Week 2014 To celebrate the UK's 85% reduction in fatal accidents since the introduction of the Health and Safety at Work Act in 1974, the country's leading health and safety bodies are uniting to launch Health & Safety Week 2014, 16th - 20th June, at Safety & Health Expo and reinstate a positive image for this exceptionally worthwhile profession. (Logo:...

2014-05-16 23:03:50

Residents of Raleigh can now log on to ConsumerResearchers in order to see the rankings of the best home security companies in the city. The research has been meticulously analysed by professionals in order to deliver clear and succinct results. Raleigh, North Carolina (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 The capital city of North Carolina, with a population of 420,594 according to NeighborhoodScout.com, Raleigh is known for its cosmopolitan lifestyle and festivals, as well as historic landmarks and...

2014-05-16 20:20:26

The Ranchero Road bridge fire might tragically end the hopes of prosperity for residents of Hesperia, serving as a reminder of the importance of FPG, Inc.'s fire prevention. LOS ANGELES, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In early May, the torch of a construction worker sparked a fire on the temporary wooden frame of a new bridge to the desert town of Hesperia north of San Bernardino. The situation led to the closing of the freeway while firefighters worked to douse the flames--and many...

2014-05-15 23:08:34

Laser Application Technologies, the manufacturer of the Natural Light Labeling System™ (NLL) has received FDA approval for the use of their new patented labeling system to label citrus of all varieties. The Natural Light Labeling System™ is a breakthrough in food safety as it provides the only system for labeling produce with true item level traceability, satisfying the requirements of being permanent, tamperproof, non-transferable and human readable. Peachtree City, GA (PRWEB) May 15,...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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