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2014-02-26 23:32:04

The popular lifeguard supply company, Lifeguard Master, has recently released a new line of life jackets.

2011-02-09 08:00:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UL, a world leader in advancing safety, today announced UL International (UK) Ltd. (UL UK) has been appointed as a notified body to the European Personal Protective Equipment Directive (PPE).

2008-10-08 03:00:14

Helicopters will swarm over the ocean as U.S. Coast Guard officers storm Torrance beach today. But don't be alarmed. The Coast Guard is conducting its annual "wet drills," training that allows crews to experience the conditions they might encounter in a survival situation at sea.

2008-08-29 18:00:30

AN OFFICIAL with Air Canada's regional carrier Jazz says the airline is removing life vests from all its planes to save weight and fuel.

2008-07-04 06:00:39

By Keith Purtell, Muskogee Phoenix, Okla. Jul. 4--Ed Fite wants everyone to enjoy swimming in the state's water resources, yet be safe, he said. There are several rules that will help people accomplish that, the said, listing hints from wearing life jackets to ear plugs.


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ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.