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New generation of YouTube DIYers seek to add value to their homes – but overconfidence is putting them at risk
New generation of YouTube DIYers seek to add value to their homes – but overconfidence is putting them at risk
10/17/2014 4:00:00 AM
There are now over three million YouTube videos that feature DIY in the home and so it is no surprise that more people than ever before are relying on the internet for this kind of information rather than seeking the advice of a professional .  A major reason for this growing trend is that we are keen to add value to our homes. The number of people carrying out work to …
When Pumpkins Fly at Pocono Raceway
When Pumpkins Fly at Pocono Raceway
10/15/2014 6:24:43 PM
The Last Fling Pumpkin Sling has landed at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA October 18-19, 2014. Giulia Iannitelli, organizer of the event, comments, “Nearly 30 teams will be competing in the kids and adults divisions with their trebuchets and catapults launching pumpkins over a thousand feet.” Made famous by the Punkin’ Chunkin’ event seen on the History Channel each fall, …
Navera Announces 2014 Fall Release of 
Benefits Engagement Software
Navera Announces 2014 Fall Release of Benefits Engagement Software
10/15/2014 2:56:38 PM
Navera today announced its latest release of Benefits Engagement software, a cloud-based service that enables employees and consumers to select the healthcare and voluntary benefits that most closely match their needs.  The 2014 Fall Release includes major enhancements to the consumer experience and to profile-driven and context-sensitive plan recommendations.  It also offers …
News Brief: US Director National Intelligence to Address AVSEC World
10/13/2014 10:51:13 AM
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that James R. Clapper, Director National Intelligence, United States Office of the Director National Intelligence, will deliver remarks at AVSEC World, taking place 27-29 October in Washington, D.C. Director Clapper will address the role of intelligence and working with aviation stakeholders to ensure the security of …
New CIHs Offered Helpful Tips & Guidance for Earning Certification Maintenance Credits
New CIHs Offered Helpful Tips & Guidance for Earning Certification Maintenance Credits
10/13/2014 10:32:44 AM
Earlier this month, the Fall Exam window opened for Applicants working towards earning their CIH certification.  Administered by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene, the current exam window runs through the last day of November. Within the industrial hygiene profession, successfully passing the Certified Industrial Hygienist examination and all of the other requirements …
Caribbean’s EHS Experts Identify PAHs & Other Hazardous Chemicals
Caribbean’s EHS Experts Identify PAHs & Other Hazardous Chemicals
10/13/2014 10:03:46 AM
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, commonly referred to as PAHs, are a group of chemicals that are formed during the incomplete burning of coal, oil and gas, garbage, or other organic substances like tobacco or charbroiled meat. PAHs are often found as a mixture containing two or more of these chemical compounds.   The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has …
Derrick Denis Shares His Building Restoration Expertise with R&R Magazine
Derrick Denis Shares His Building Restoration Expertise with R&R Magazine
10/13/2014 9:49:50 AM
In the September issue of Restoration & Remediation (R&R) magazine, Clark Seif Clark’s (CSC) Derrick A. Denis had the opportunity to provide his insight into the pros and cons of vacating a building that is part of a restoration or remediation project. The article, “Should I Stay or Should I Go?” sheds light on this touchy subject so that restoration and …
Pumpkin Sling Lands in the Pocono Mountains at Pocono Raceway
Pumpkin Sling Lands in the Pocono Mountains at Pocono Raceway
10/13/2014 5:57:46 AM
  LONG POND, PA (October 18, 2014) - One could say the idea of the Last Fling Pumpkin Sling began in the Poconos when organizer Giulia Iannitelli was attending the Shawnee Balloon Festival with her hot air balloon team and they had a discussion about of Punkin Chunkin. Seven years later the idea that was planted in the Poconos became a reality and was hosted in New Jersey …
Clare Computer Solutions (CCS) Offering FREE NetCentral: IT As a Business Process Seminars
Clare Computer Solutions (CCS) Offering FREE NetCentral: IT As a Business Process Seminars
10/9/2014 3:27:09 PM
(SAN RAMON, CA) Clare Computer Solutions (CCS), a professional services firm providing IT solutions for companies in the San Francisco Bay area since 1990, has just announced FREE Lunch ‘n Learn events through January 2015: NetCentral: IT As a Business Process. According to company CEO, Brad Mendonsa, “Too often, businesses see technology as a necessary evil, and a costly …
Dan Smith’s Bid for Chula Vista City Council Builds Momentum
Dan Smith’s Bid for Chula Vista City Council Builds Momentum
10/9/2014 9:42:03 AM
Dan Smith, a local business owner, attorney and entrepreneur, is set to challenge incumbent Patricia Aguilar for Chula Vista City Council Seat 2 in November.  Smith, a first-time candidate for public office, heads into the November showdown as the top vote-getter challenger in the June primary. “A strong grassroots efforts is the backbone of any good campaign,” said Smith. …
LicensingLive! 2014 to Focus on Maximizing Software Revenue Opportunities in the Connected World, IoT and “The Sharing Economy”
10/9/2014 9:15:23 AM
SafeNet, Inc. today announced its upcoming LicensingLive! 2014 conference, the premier software monetization event that connects software developers, technology vendors and industry experts with their peers to discuss the latest software licensing trends, advice and best practices. LicensingLive! primarily focuses on business-to-business software, including on-premise, …
MAX Grow Lights Evolves, Changes Company Name to Pro MAX Grow
MAX Grow Lights Evolves, Changes Company Name to Pro MAX Grow
10/7/2014 9:37:28 AM
Jeff Gasman, President of MAX Grow Lights, announced today that the company will officially be changing its name to Pro MAX Grow as of Wednesday October 8th. Gasman explained that the name would reflect the evolving focus and standards of the company, adding, the name Pro MAX Grow better reflects the company’s current state-of-the-art manufacturing capabilities of its LED …
Merritt Island Brakes for Breasts Campaign Starts
Merritt Island Brakes for Breasts Campaign Starts
10/6/2014 3:42:23 PM
Recognizing the toll that breast cancer takes on our society, Inmon Automotive Services and Eurotech European Auto Repair, are addressing this problem with their Brakes for Breasts Campaign.   During the October fundraiser, Brevard residents get free brake pads and 10% of the labor costs go directly to an organization that is pursuing a vaccine against breast …
GEO World Wide and GEObet Gaming Network Joint Venture on Tribes
10/6/2014 12:31:23 PM
London UK - Gerry Gionet, founder of the GEObet Gaming Network and the newly launched GEO World Wide, today announced a joint venture between the two entities to create a comprehensive set of tribal development opportunities.  Gionet said “We have said that the easiest path for tribal economic development is to embrace cyberspace as a business, through partnership with our …
Residents of Puerto Rico Reminded that E. coli Hazards are not Just a Food Safety Concern
Residents of Puerto Rico Reminded that E. coli Hazards are not Just a Food Safety Concern
10/6/2014 11:27:42 AM
Most people are familiar with the large group of bacteria known as Escherichia coli ( E. coli ).  The organism’s name brings to mind safety concerns with food pathogens and outbreaks of foodborne illnesses to many.   E. coli are a type of bacteria found in the environment and the intestines of people and animals.  Although most strains of  E. coli  are harmless and some …
San Diego Fined for Failing to Properly Enforce Storm Water Regulations
San Diego Fined for Failing to Properly Enforce Storm Water Regulations
10/6/2014 10:46:07 AM
Last month, the City of San Diego was fined for failing to enforce rules that require storm water runoff to be properly treated before it enters nearby bays and the ocean through a municipal separate storm sewer system (MS4).  This news comes after a settlement was reached between San Diego and the Regional Water Quality Control Board.  The city has until November 1st to …
Business Community Takes Note as OSHA Announces Top 10 Violations of 2014
Business Community Takes Note as OSHA Announces Top 10 Violations of 2014
10/6/2014 10:18:41 AM
Last month, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) named their Top 10 violations of 2014 at the National Safety Council Congress and Expo.  OSHA publishes this annual list to alert employers about commonly cited standards so that steps can be taken to find and fix these recognized hazards.   The 2014 Top 10 List includes:   Fall Protection Hazard …
2015 Northeast Indoor Air Quality & Energy Conference Opens Registration
2015 Northeast Indoor Air Quality & Energy Conference Opens Registration
10/6/2014 9:37:55 AM
Since 1999, the annual Maine Indoor Air Quality Conference has been New England’s premier event dedicated to improving the indoor environment.  Over the years, the conference has continued to grow and now attracts attendees and exhibitors from all across New England and the entire country.   Due to this growth and the increasing importance of balancing energy efficiency and …
Allegheny Health Network launches social media drive to build hope for those affected by cancer
10/3/2014 10:52:04 AM
Allegheny Health Network (AHN) is focusing a new social media effort on building a community of hope for those affected by cancer. Using the hashtag Tell Cancer (#TellCancer), the Network is providing a platform for people to send a personal message to cancer. The messages will be gathered and shared via Allegheny Health’s social media network and website, and they will …
Spotlite’s Seven Strategies for Improving Engagement During Open Enrollment
Spotlite’s Seven Strategies for Improving Engagement During Open Enrollment
10/2/2014 11:31:28 AM
With many employers making changes to their health insurance plans—including accelerated adoption of high-deductible health plans—it’s more critical than ever for companies to strengthen their efforts to engage employees during their Open Enrollment periods, according to Spotlite. Spotlite is a leading provider of cloud-based technology solutions that enable consumer-driven …