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Construction Safety Tips

Construction Safety Tips  

 

Construction is one of the most dangerous occupations in the United States. In 2016, 21.1 percent of all job site fatalities were in construction. Additionally, 63.7 percent of construction fatalities fell into four categories: falls, struck by an object, electrocution, and being caught in or between objects. If those fatal four were removed, 631 people would have come…

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Added by USA Hoist on February 28, 2018 at 4:42pm — No Comments

Ionix Advanced Technologies Ltd Closes £2 Million Funding Round After Innovation Win

Ionix, a company specialising in proprietary high performance piezoelectric materials, has closed a £2 million funding round after their Innovate UK award. Since then, the business has received further backing from ParkWalk,…

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Added by Nicola Mills on February 28, 2018 at 7:20am — No Comments

4 Common Car Defects and Malfunctions You Should Be Aware Of

A lot of people rely on the used car market to buy their next model at a cheaper price. But as many will attest, buying a used car can often times feel like navigating a minefield. You never know what challenges you might face when you drive a used vehicle. While it might make financial…

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Added by Sandy Funches on February 28, 2018 at 2:48am — No Comments

When a medical device fails to meet these standards for precision and accuracy

All medical devices have their stated intended use. With time, many of them undergo changes with use. Because of this, they need to be calibrated to retain their effectiveness. The FDA’s medical device calibration requirements have been devised with the same intention.

Although the FDA has medical device calibration requirements, many of these medical devices do not have specific measures that need to be set. So, in view of this, the FDA can only require that the…

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Added by Adam Fleming on February 27, 2018 at 4:57am — No Comments

Creating your very first workspace - SAP BO

In this section, we will now explore SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, edition for OLAP and create our very first workspace. After we learned about the different areas of SAP BUSINESS OBJECTS ANALYSIS, EDITION FOR OLAP, we will also review how the different elements from a BEx query are being mapped to SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, edition for…

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Added by gracylayla on February 26, 2018 at 4:47am — No Comments

FMEA in medical devices can work better when mated with ISO 14971

Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) is a core aspect of risk management and risk analysis in medical devices. FMEA is essentially about analyzing the reasons for which a problem arises and the effects it has on the system. In the field of medical devices, it is absolutely critical to understand the failure mode and effects because the consequences of not doing this can be…

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Added by Adam Fleming on February 23, 2018 at 5:38am — No Comments

Microsoft Security

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Decades of experience

In today’s complex and regulated environment, businesses need to focus on building more secure solutions that deliver value to their customers, partners, and shareholders—both in the cloud and on-premises. Microsoft has decades-long experience building enterprise software and running some of the largest online services in the world. We use this experience to implement and continuously improve security-aware software development,…

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Added by Mansi Rao on February 22, 2018 at 4:30am — No Comments

How To Find Safe And Secure Auto Loan Company For Bad Credit

Car is a luxury and everyone desires to have a car but everyone cannot afford due to bad credit or no credit history. People want to purchase cars but due to bad credit history, they are unable to get a loan from the company. Thus it is important to find a car loan finance company that provides car…

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Added by knorr kendra on February 22, 2018 at 2:30am — No Comments

Computer Vision Syndrome- What You Need To Know

Computer Vision Syndrome is a very common issue that a lot of desk workers will run into. Eyecheck created a guide to help people understand and hopefully prevent this vision issue.

Added by Eyecheck on February 21, 2018 at 9:02am — No Comments

How Gig Economy Is Helping College Grads In Learning New Skills

The career world has rapidly changed and these days, long-term careers and people working in just one job are slowly but steadily becoming a thing of the past. In fact, according to research, in the year 2015, between three people, one person in Australia was doing some sort of freelance or contract work. There are many reasons that are attributed to the growth of the gig economy. First of all, there has been an emergence of technology that cannot be ignored and that has played a tremendous…

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Added by Mohd Azher on February 21, 2018 at 8:30am — No Comments

Why Should You Look for Comfortable Mattresses That are Also Good for Your Health?

In the past few decades, you will find that people are so health conscious that even the mattress they sleep on needs time and research before purchase. It is crucial for you to get the right kind of mattress that is ideal for you and your family. The right mattress will improve sleep, eliminate back pains and avoid odors. The good news is that today most brand manufacturers of mattresses use organic materials that are safe for you and your whole family.

Check the market for…

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Added by Silvia Watson on February 21, 2018 at 12:00am — No Comments

Florida capital to press for gun law change

A hundred Stoneman Douglas High School students are busing 400 miles to Florida’s capital Tuesday to urge lawmakers to act to prevent a repeat of the massacre that killed 17 students and faculty last week.

The students plan to hold a rally Wednesday in hopes that it will put pressure on the state’s Republican-controlled Legislature to consider a sweeping package of gun-control laws, something some GOP lawmakers said Monday they would consider. Shortly after the shooting, several…

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Added by Adam Fleming on February 20, 2018 at 5:02am — No Comments

Concerned about health and safety on the job?



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Added by John Robinson on February 20, 2018 at 4:55am — No Comments

NEBOSH course in Hyderabad - Jan 2018 Batch

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Enroll NEBOSH International General Certificate

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Added by Nakul Pratap on February 20, 2018 at 1:54am — No Comments

Risk Management in the Global Economy and outlook for 2017



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Risk management in the global economy is a highly challenging field for risk managers from any part of the world. With most of the world’s countries almost…

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Added by John Robinson on February 19, 2018 at 4:34am — No Comments

An understanding of Risk Management and Analysis for Medical Device Manufacturers



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Added by John Robinson on February 16, 2018 at 5:28am — No Comments

FDA regulation on medical device packaging design

The FDA has regulations on medical device packaging design. This is quite natural, considering that the FDA has several regulations on all aspects of medical devices. However, it needs to be mentioned that the FDA regulation that covers medical device packaging design – Sec. 820.130 Device packaging under Subpart K–Labeling and Packaging Control -is a single liner, which only merely states that “each manufacturer shall ensure that…

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Added by Adam Fleming on February 16, 2018 at 4:48am — No Comments

Benefits of Risk Management in all Industries 2018



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Added by John Robinson on February 15, 2018 at 4:35am — No Comments

Cold Stress: How People Who Work Outside Handle the Cold

Many jobs require workers to be exposed to cold weather. These include your local postman, couriers, utility repairmen, construction, sanitation and road repair. 



Employers of…

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Added by Jam Blanco on February 14, 2018 at 12:40pm — No Comments

Safety officer course

Safety officer course :

National safety diploma course :…

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Added by Nakul Pratap on February 14, 2018 at 5:55am — No Comments

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