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2014-07-24 20:24:11

At Global Fire Technologies, Inc., you'll find fire safety equipment that includes expertly calibrated fire extinguishers that can be relied on when they're needed LOS ANGELES, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At Global Fire Technologies, Inc., you'll find a leading company for fire safety monitoring, testing and installation of equipment such as sprinkler service in Tujunga, the San Fernando Valley, and all of greater Los Angeles They offer the kind of fire alarm inspection Tujunga...

2014-07-24 12:29:29

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cal/OSHA cited warehousing and logistics company National Distribution Center LP (doing business as NFI) $308,435 in proposed penalties on Monday for not providing employees with foot protection--a safety violation for which the company was previously cited in 2012 and has failed to abate, despite its obligation to do so. "Prevention is vital to limiting accidents in warehouses where hazards are magnified by the size of...

2014-07-23 23:28:17

Clarion Safety Systems' expertise in pool safety signs has been featured in a new edition of “The Complete Swimming Pool Reference” book. Clarion CEO Geoffrey Peckham contributed to the book's water safety content, authoring a chapter called "Rethinking Pool Signage." Milford, PA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Clarion Safety Systems, a leading designer and manufacturer of safety signs and safety labels, has been featured in a newly published book on pool safety, “The...

2014-07-23 23:20:22

New Resource Assists Occupational Health and Safety Professionals Manage Impact of Chemicals on Employees and Public Ipswich, Mass. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Expert Publishing (ExPub), a division of EBSCO Information Services, announces the launch of PoisonEXPERT™, a resource designed to assist occupational health and safety professionals employed by organizations that use or manufacture large quantities of chemicals and need to manage the impact of chemicals on their employees and the...

2014-07-23 23:11:40

Fall Prevention works—New data shows Contra Costa Seniors safer in homes. If all senior residents were to receive fall prevention services based on this data, we could prevent about three per cent of total 9-1-1 responses for these seniors who are falling. Walnut Creek, CA (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 When Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services modifies a home, it cuts the chances of a senior calling 9-1-1 for a fall by about 53 per cent, according to new data compiled by American...

2014-07-23 23:10:50

As the school year approaches, we strongly encouraging colleges and universities to take steps that will reduce safety risks on their campuses. Broomfield, CO (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Checkers Industrial Safety Products is strongly encouraging colleges and universities to take steps that will reduce safety risks on their campuses. Fall always brings a large increase of students and campus activities, which in turn brings an increase in accidents and injuries. Being prepared for these...

2014-07-23 12:20:57

DORVAL, QC, July 23, 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team to investigate a float plane accident that occurred last night in Saint-Michel-des-Saints, Quebec. 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...

2014-07-23 08:39:09

NORTHBROOK, Ill., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While the number of workplace accident rates is on the decline in the U.S., a number of high-profile and serious accidents in recent years has led to new safety processes. To create a healthier and safer workplace, UL, a global safety science leader, believes that organizations must establish a culture in which employees actively identify indicators of unsafe conditions, both through formal and informal processes before a crisis hits. In doing...

2014-07-22 16:22:53

OAK BROOK, Ill., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) declared a dividend of three cents ($0.03) per share on its common stock. The dividend is payable on September 3, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on August 12, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120420/CG91760LOGO About Federal Signal Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) provides products and services to protect people and our planet. Founded...

2014-07-21 20:22:27

There's a constant need for the fire defense services offered by George Saadian and his team at FPG, Inc., which is particularly apparent after a large and frightening L.A. area fire LOS ANGELES, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At Fire Protection Group, Inc., you'll find dependable fire protection from a truly top-notch team. That's because FPG, Inc. is led by George Saadian. As the company's general manager and chief engineer, Mr. Saadian ensures effective design and implementation of...


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