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IFC vs. NFPA

When assessing safety needs for your business you’ve probably heard of the International Fire Code (IFC) or the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), but have you decided how to implement either of them?

 

The IFC is currently adopted 42 US states, as well as Puerto Rico, Guam, and the District of…

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Added by Jesse Allred on April 18, 2018 at 12:54pm — No Comments

Immunotherapy transforms lung cancer, the biggest cancer killer

Immune therapy drugs can transform lung cancer treatment, giving patients years of extra life, doctors reported Monday.

They found that pre-treating lung cancer patients with immune therapy drugs before they have surgery can help melt away the tumor and at the same time limit or even stop its spread.

And combinations of immunotherapy drugs have helped other lung cancer patients get off more toxic standard chemotherapy while also extending their lives.

The results are so…

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Added by Adam Fleaming on April 17, 2018 at 7:47am — No Comments

5 Safety Tips to Help Protect Your Homes and Businesses

Every building owner wants to make sure that the building is safe for building. People need to feel safe at home and workplaces so that they can stay comfortable. There are a lot of things that can happen inside and outside the building that disturb your peace and make you feel…

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Added by Emma Miah on April 14, 2018 at 2:27am — No Comments

Which can leave the work of meeting regulatory requirements to FDA Services

FDA consulting services are those services that are offered by independent, mostly private companies in helping to meet FDA requirements. FDA consulting services are offered to organizations that have to meet FDA regulatory requirements. Many companies across the US and many other parts of the world specialize in offering FDA consulting services and these are often the main business for these…

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Added by Adam Fleaming on April 12, 2018 at 6:46am — No Comments

How to assess health and safety in your workplace

For business owners of any size, there is always plenty on your plate, with legal obligations like health and safety often feeling like a tedious formality.

While this may seem like a box ticking exercise, ensuring your business has a clear health and safety policy is…

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Added by Morgan Franklin on April 12, 2018 at 5:06am — 1 Comment

A practical guide to health and safety for startups

When you start up a new business, there is a lot to consider and it's easy to understand how a formality like health and safety might slip through the cracks.

While it might seem like a bureaucratic necessity, making sure you have a clear health and safety policy from the beginning is…

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Added by Morgan Franklin on April 12, 2018 at 5:02am — No Comments

Heavy Equipment Accidents in Mining

Even though the number of fatalities in the mining industry have reduced in the US, incidents involving heavy machinery and mobile equipment that are used in mines have increased in numbers. These are common in mines that are poorly supervised or have insufficient safety measures.

Some of…

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Added by Jam Blanco on April 11, 2018 at 6:14am — No Comments

What happens when an FDA Form 483 is issued?

One of the chief aims of the FDA is to ensure the protection of public health and making sure that select types of organizations comply with the provisions of the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act. It enforces these aims by conducting periodic inspections of the facilities and types of organizations that come under its purview. The FDA is empowered by the terms of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, Sec. 704…

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Added by Adam Fleaming on April 10, 2018 at 7:07am — No Comments

What Are The Different Jobs in Construction?

A construction project requires a number of professionals with a diverse range of skills to complete. Here are some of them who are critical to its success:

Building Service Engineers

Building service engineers ensure that the structure is more than just its walls and roof. They ensure…

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Added by Jam Blanco on April 10, 2018 at 4:48am — No Comments

Safe and effective as a non PMA-subjected legally marketed device

A medical device has to mandatorily make a submission for premarket approval (PMA) to the FDA to demonstrate that the device to be marketed is substantially equivalent or at least as safe and effective as a non PMA-subjected legally marketed device. This submission is called 510 (K).

A medical device company has to submit a product for PMA when it manufactures or makes changes and modifications that could substantially affect safety and effectiveness requirements under 21 CFR 807 and…

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Added by Adam Fleaming on April 5, 2018 at 6:59am — No Comments

Introduction to Machine Learning With Python

Some useful information to help you Machine Learning with Python

Machine Learning is a very common technique that is considered by a very large number of businesses across the globe. Due to its increasing scope and pros, people all over the world are learning Machine Language with Python. If you are one among them, we guide you to learn the same in a very simple manner. You will find information on different…

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Added by Elena Lauren on April 4, 2018 at 7:22am — No Comments

5 Safety Signs to Have in the Workplace

One of the most effective ways to communicate safety in the workplace is through visuals. By implementing clear and easy-to-see safety signs, everyone will be able to identify hazards, instructions or regulations easily. Regardless of the industry you are in, these 5 signs should be in your workplace.

1. Danger signs - Every organization should map out high hazard areas, along…

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Added by Jesse Allred on April 2, 2018 at 2:39pm — No Comments

PharmAbcine Announces FDA Orphan Drug Designation Granted to TTAC-0001

PharmAbcine Inc., a clinical-stage biotech company developing novel antibody therapeutics for multiple cancer indications, announced today that U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted orphan drug designation to its leading clinical compound TTAC-0001 for “treatment of Glioblastoma Multiforme.”

“We are very pleased with this Orphan Drug Designation from FDA for TTAC-0001 for GBM treatment since we have been preparing for clinical studies of TTAC-0001 plus KEYTRUDA®…

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Added by Adam Fleaming on April 2, 2018 at 7:29am — No Comments

Understanding ANSI z87.1

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is a nonprofit, non-governmental organization that works to improve the efficiency of organizations, often by improving safety.

 

The set of standards known as ANSI Z87.1 is specifically focused on Occupational and Educational Personal Eye and Face Protection Devices. These…

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Added by Jesse Allred on March 27, 2018 at 12:16pm — No Comments

How to understand the Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs

Regulatory Affairs sit at the center of an industry like pharmaceuticals. Given the importance this industry and the products its manufactures have on the health of human beings; it is imperative that there should be regulations in the industry at every stage of the process of manufacturing and marketing of pharmaceuticals.

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Added by Adam Fleaming on March 26, 2018 at 6:53am — No Comments

How to understand the Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs

Regulatory Affairs sit at the center of an industry like pharmaceuticals. Given the importance this industry and the products its manufactures have on the health of human beings; it is imperative that there should be regulations in the industry at every stage of the process of manufacturing and marketing of pharmaceuticals.

Pharmaceutical1-banner https://compliance4all14.files.wordpress.com/2018/03/pharmaceutical1-banner.jpg?w=706&h=664 706w,…

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Added by Adam Fleaming on March 26, 2018 at 6:53am — No Comments

Appropriate Safety Masks to Use to Avoid Inhaling Asbestos

Workers from practically all trades, from factory workers to roofers, carpenters, auto mechanics, plumbers, and others are in danger of being exposed to asbestos on the job. Studies…

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Added by Jam Blanco on March 22, 2018 at 1:36pm — 1 Comment

Virtual healthcare has to be understood and used for what it can offer

Among the many offshoots of the growth of technology; virtual healthcare is a very recent and important development. In simple language, virtual healthcare, a term easy enough to understand, is the use of technologies that enable remote consultation and monitoring of healthcare.

Putting technologies to remote use has been in use for a while now, what with corporate entities carrying out conferences and virtual conferences at the push of a button. Virtual…

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Added by Adam Fleaming on March 22, 2018 at 7:34am — No Comments

The most comprehensive and low-cost package

It is significantly been noted that in case of complicated medical treatment and care lot of cost is incurred and at the same time one has to keep in mind the quality of treatment. In case you consider the treatment cost in the European countries or in America it’s just amazingly huge which become difficult for the average citizen there to afford. Presently India is the ultimate destination where cost and quality of treatment are concerned, to address severe health complications. A…

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Added by Silvia Watson on March 21, 2018 at 5:53am — No Comments

Top Cal/OSHA Violations and How to Avoid Them

California’s Division of Occupational Safety and Health or Cal/OSHA is responsible for enforcing workplace safety standards in the state. According to the laws of the state, all employers have to have an effective and running IIPP or Injury and Illness Prevention Program in place that can prevent health and safety issues in the workplace. This includes but is not limited to plans for workplace hazards, safety communication, and safety training programs.…

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Added by Jam Blanco on March 20, 2018 at 11:05am — No Comments

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Python Condition Objects Tutorial in 2018 1 Reply

If you have knowledge of other programming languages, then you would know the importance of conditional statements. Conditional statements are required for taking decisions. Whenever we operate the…Continue

Tags: course, certification, training, languages, programming

Started by Elena Lauren. Last reply by Jim Chesters May 15.

Power BI Visualization Types

Visualizations in Power BI displays the visual insights from a data. In power bi service a visual can be pinned from reports to create dashboards. Visuals are used in reports.List of visualizations…Continue

Tags: COURSE, TRAINING, BI, POWER

Started by Azharuddin May 15.

Automation Anywhere. How do I pick a value from dropdown 1 Reply

Automation Anywhere. How do I pick a value from dropdown. I tried 'set text' from a copied variable. Its very slow, and also doesnt…Continue

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Started by emmablisa. Last reply by venkatesh Mar 29.

Agile overcome common software security challenges

Paradoxically, security is a negative goal. To secure something, you must understand how insecure it is. Start by trying to break it or by figuring out how other people might break it. The same is…Continue

Tags: agile, scrum, security

Started by nicolewells Mar 23.

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