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2014-09-10 20:21:32

Proposed revisions in the process safety management standard will be reviewed OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) has scheduled a Process Safety Management (PSM) advisory committee meeting to review proposed changes to Cal/OSHA's PSM standard. The changes focus on strengthening regulatory oversight on California's oil refineries. The two-day meeting is open to the public and will be held on Tuesday, September 16 and...

2014-09-10 16:29:19

JUPITER, Fla., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- G4S, America's leading security company, has been named by U.S. Veterans Magazine as a 2014 Top Veteran-Friendly Company. It is the fourth time this year that G4S has been recognized for its focus on veterans' employment. Earlier, G4S was named a G.I. Jobs Top 100 Military-Friendly Employer and a CivilianJobs.com Most Valuable Employer (MVE) for Military. The U.S. Department of Defense has also presented G4S with its Patriot award....

2014-09-10 16:23:11

Young professionals honored for exceptional safety contributions ITASCA, Ill., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council is proud to announce the new class of NSC Rising Stars of Safety, presented by DuPont Sustainable Solutions. Honorees will be recognized at the 2014 NSC Congress & Expo on Sept. 16. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130530/MM23334-b "We are pleased to continue our support of the NSC Rising Stars of Safety program, acknowledging the safety...

2014-09-10 12:20:34

RICHMOND HILL, ON, Sept. 10 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) today released its report (A13O0125) into the 4 July 2013 accident involving a privately-registered Cessna 182 equipped with amphibious floats. While conducting a visual approach to Runway 27 at Griffith Island, Ontario, the overweight aircraft aerodynamically stalled and collided with the water approximately 1000 feet south-east of the runway threshold. The three occupants of the aircraft...

2014-09-09 23:14:02

Warehouse solutions company Solus Group reminds warehouse owners of the essential safety procedures and maintenance requirements that are needed for successful day-to-day warehouse operations St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Solus Group, a warehouse solutions company, recently assembled a list of the most important warehouse safety and maintenance procedures to help remind warehouse owners to keep their workers safe. Jennifer Taylor, Marketing Manager, says that while the passing...

2014-09-09 23:08:21

Enhanced Solution Offers Enterprise-Class Security and Integration Features to Ensure a Safer Workplace for Employees and the Survivability of the Business Herndon, Va (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Based on growing market demand and pressure on enterprises to establish more effective ways to provide employees mobile access to emergency response procedures, IBA’s In Case of Crisis today announced its expanded focus on enterprises with a new release of its emergency preparedness mobile...

2014-09-09 16:27:02

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's leading provider of free pro and con research on controversial issues, ProCon.org (online at www.procon.org), has published new information and resources in the debate over whether vaccines should be mandatory for children. The pro and con vaccines information is available online at the free nonpartisan website vaccines.procon.org. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130208/MM57290LOGO In response to the core...

2014-09-09 16:20:29

Estimated impact of recalls on Ford, Toyota and General Motors McLEAN, Va., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With more than 39 million vehicles recalled for safety-related issues through August, 2014 is on pace to shatter the previous high set in 2001 when 38.8 million vehicles were recalled for various defects. While most recalls are simple, on some occasions a recall is serious enough to have a lasting effect. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140508/85974 NADA UCG...

2014-09-09 12:30:48

CLEVELAND, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For a second time, Associated General Contractors (AGC) awarded Independence Excavating its National AGC Safety Excellence Award - First Place in the Federal and Heavy Division for 700,000 to 1,000,000 hours worked. Independence Excavating received this award based upon its exceptional safety performance, well-implemented safety program and an incident rate at least 25% below that of their AGC member peers....

2014-09-09 08:20:42

Command and control centers worldwide will benefit from enhanced situational awareness and streamlined incident management RA'ANANA, Israel, September 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NICE Systems (NASDAQ: NICE) today announced its partnership with AMAG Technology, a G4S subsidiary, for the integration of its NICE Situator PSIM and situation management solution [http://www.nice.com/situation-management/nice-situator#pr_9.9.14 ] with AMAG Technology's Symmetry(TM) Access Control system....


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