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18 march 2021

08:42
Cloth masks and medical procedure masks fit more loosely than N95 masks, reports the CDC. They also offer significantly less protection, as little as 5% for a loosely woven single layer cloth masks and 67% for a medical procedure mask. Therefore, the...

08:38
Fort Myers, FL-based manufacturer NFI Masks has joined American Mask Manufacturers Association (AMMA), uniting with over 50 mask manufacturers across the country to encourage Americans to buy 'U.S. Made' high-filtration masks rather than purchase...

08:00
Trexitytm today announced a new partnership with CANATRACEtm. This partnership will help to ensure all drivers on the Trexity platform are screened every day for COVID-19 symptoms before they are allowed to deliver packages for merchants....

08:00
Cano Health, a leading value-based primary care delivery platform for seniors with more than 112,000 total members, today announced that it has begun administering COVID-19 vaccinations to its highest-risk patients at designated Company medical...

07:00
Today Urban Nature Store announces a plan to offer paid time off for all full- and part-time hourly employees planning to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Regardless of whether or not vaccination appointment times are scheduled for during or outside of...

06:00
Today, the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) and Feeding America® announced a new partnership aimed at increasing equitable access to the COVID-19 vaccine by providing trusted clinical information that highlights the safety and effectiveness...

05:30
In response to an increase in fraudulent activity, Toronto Hydro encourages small business and residential customers to be alert for ongoing, sophisticated scams....


17 march 2021

11:49
As wintery weather continues to march across the country, the National Insurance Crime Bureau advises people to stay alert to potential criminal activity....

10:10
Many people are cutting back on sugar, which has led to an enormous increase in the number of products that contain xylitol, a lower-calorie sugar substitute with a low glycemic index that is found naturally in berries, plums, corn, oats, mushrooms,...

09:48
Following is a statement from Brian Sauvé, President of the National Police Federation, regarding the Government of New Brunswick's 2021-22 Budget:...

08:27
The Argyle Independent School District (Texas) has partnered with K12 safety and security expert FiveStones Safety to implement the award-winning CENTEGIXtm CrisisAlerttm solution to increase safety and security on its campuses. CENTEGIX's...

08:03
In solidarity with St. Vincent Hospital nurses on strike for patient safety and in celebration of St. Patrick's Day, Rep. Denise Garlick will come from her hometown of Needham and nurses will travel from Mercy Medical Center in Springfield to the...

08:00
UL, the global safety science leader, announced today that EMVCo, the global technical body that facilitates worldwide interoperability and acceptance of secure payment transactions, has accredited UL to provide EMV® Level 1 Commercial-Off-The-Shelf...

08:00
Today, LUNG FORCE Heroes ? those personally impacted by lung cancer ? from across the country joined together virtually to participate in the American Lung Association's annual LUNG FORCE Advocacy Day event. These LUNG FORCE Heroes will ask their...

07:28
A leading biopharma company and makers of rapid delivery innovation for life-saving medicines - Nasus Pharma - stands behind its nasal spray, Taffix, reassuring the public of its safety and clinical efficacy. Taffix is built on an existing, proven,...

07:00
Inspired by the light of the sun and backed by scientific research which proves that a new far-UVC light can safely remove up to 99.9% of the coronavirus, Studio Roosegaarde launched the world's first Urban Sun in early March 2021. Daan Roosegaarde...

05:00
LILEE Systems is pleased to announce SafeRail, the first complete Hi-Rail Collision Avoidance System setting a new standard in rail safety. SafeRail integrates with SafeRide, to protect hi-rail vehicles on the tracks and on the road. With SafeRail,...


16 march 2021

20:17
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning the public not to consume the products described below due to natural toxin amygdalin. Consumers should not consume the products described below as they contain excessive amygdalin which may cause...

19:08
With the threat of severe weather, including heavy thunderstorms, damaging winds, hail and possible tornadoes over the coming days, Georgia Power encourages customers to monitor local weather conditions and keep safety first as inclement weather...

16:16
On March 16, 2021, at approximately 9:15 A.M. inmate Pierre Sylvestre escaped from the Pê Sâkâstêw Centre, a minimum security federal institution. The Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) immediately contacted the Mâskwâcîs detachment of the Royal...

13:46
What: As part of its mission to provide education, promote healing, and ensure justice for trafficking survivors, the Malouf Foundation is hosting its inaugural Human Trafficking Policy and Education Summit. Hear from panels of individuals working...

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show: 561 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 298,747; 281,436 people have recovered; 8 new deaths, for a total of 10,558 deaths: 3 deaths in the last 24 hours, 3...

10:38
https://www.cpsc.gov/Newsroom/News-Releases/2021/Keep-Your-Family-Safe-as-Dangerous-Storms-Spread-Across-Much-of-the-Country As dangerous winter weather moves across the United States, including blizzards in Western states, tornadoes in Southern...

10:30
Technology has penetrated across all sectors and businesses around the world. The street sweeper market is no stranger to this technology...

10:05
Frost & Sullivan's recent analysis, Digitization and Advanced Analytics Power the Global Security Industry, finds that threats posed by the proliferation of unmanned aerial systems (UAS), frictionless borders, and integrated border stations will...

10:00
Ministers and Government of Canada officials will hold a news conference to provide an update on coronavirus disease (COVID-19). DateMarch 16, 2021 Time12:00 PM (EDT) Location The news conference will be held virtually. Journalists who wish to ask...

09:00
Celltick, the world's largest cell broadcast-based products provider and a global leader of Public Warning systems (PWS), announced it has been selected by Taiwan Mobile, one of the largest mobile operators in Taiwan, to expand its MAGEN® CBC (Mass...

08:25
Currently, North Carolina firefighters only receive presumptive protection benefits against three types of cancers. This means that there are only three forms of cancer- - that the North Carolina government acknowledges as occupational hazards and...

08:00
Following a rigorous review process, beamFirst is now FirstNet® Verifiedtm and accessible via the FirstNet App Catalog. beamFirst delivers new levels of situational awareness and first responder communication and safety through near real-time IoT...

08:00
Ministers and Government of Canada officials will hold a news conference to provide an update on coronavirus disease (COVID-19). DateMarch 16, 2021 Time12:00 PM (EDT) Location The news conference will be held virtually. Journalists who wish to ask...

08:00
The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, made the following statement: "Just over one year ago, Canada was hit by the most severe public health crisis in over a century. The COVID-19 pandemic changed...

07:00
National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) and Government of Canada officials will provide a technical briefing for media on NACI's updated guidance on COVID-19 vaccines. Officials will be available to answer questions from the media...

05:00
Celltick, the world's largest cell broadcast-based products provider and a global leader of Public Warning systems (PWS), announced it has been selected by Taiwan Mobile, one of the largest mobile operators in Taiwan, to expand its MAGEN® CBC (Mass...


15 march 2021

20:37
National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) and Government of Canada officials will provide a technical briefing for media on NACI's updated guidance on COVID-19 vaccines. Officials will be available to answer questions from the media...

15:38
Ryvex, LLC (www.ryvex.net) in partnership with SD Biosensor (www.sdbiosensor.com) have donated over 20,000 rapid Antigen tests to the OECS member states and Barbados. The kits donated have been approved by the WHO. The kits are scheduled to arrive...

15:00
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to create stress and anxiety for many Canadians, particularly those who do not have ready access to their regular support networks. Through the Wellness Together Canada online portal, people of all ages across the...

14:42
Sheri Meyerhoffer, the Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise (CORE), announced today that her office is open to receive complaints of possible human rights abuses arising from the operations abroad of Canadian companies in mining, oil and...

14:01
Following a rigorous review process, Private Safety Network (PSN) is now FirstNet® Verifiedtm and accessible via the FirstNet App Catalog. PSN gives organizations, schools, municipalities, and the people in them the ability to communicate in near...

13:43
The Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Rural Economic Development Canada, and Isabelle Charest, Minister for Education and Minister responsible for the Status of Women in the province of Quebec, issued the following...

13:43
DroneSense, the Austin-based developers of the DroneSense Public Safety Drone Platform, has been awarded an agreement with the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) to improve situational awareness by centralizing and integrating massive data sets,...

12:57
You've read about it in the media and on your social media feeds. Maybe you know someone who's been a victim, or maybe you've been a target yourself. In the last year alone, scam artists have taken advantage of Canadians businesses to the tune of...

12:41
Eli Lilly and Company recently announced new data from the randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled BLAZE-1 Phase 3 study, demonstrating bamlanivimab (LY-CoV555) 700 mg...

11:34
Human trafficking is a heinous crime that devastates victims, survivors, their families, communities and society as a whole. It also disproportionately affects women and girls, as well as vulnerable and marginalized individuals. The Government of...

10:00
Canada supports innovation in the forest sector through the green construction of low-rise non-residential wood buildings. Mass timber use in public buildings, such as schools, reduces greenhouse gas emissions, promotes innovation and supports local...

10:00
Social media platforms continue to have difficulty removing illegal offers of opioids, steroids and COVID-19 "vaccines." Even after they have been alerted of specific posts and long past when they have made public pledges to do a better job of making...

08:00
BlackBerry Limited  today announced a new critical event management (CEM) solution called BlackBerry® Alert that will help commercial organizations prepare for, respond to and recover from major incidents. BlackBerry Alert is available to customers ?...


14 march 2021

10:08
As the Biden administration weighs workplace safety standards and seeks to deliver on its commitment to vaccinate all American adults within months, high priority must be given to vaccinating frontline meat and poultry workers and reaffirming...


12 march 2021

23:42
Industry is recalling certain apricot kernel products from the marketplace due to natural toxin amygdalin. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below as they contain excessive amygdalin which may cause acute cyanide poisoning....

22:06
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning the public not to consume the products described below due to natural toxin amygdalin. Consumers should not consume the products described below as they contain excessive amygdalin which may cause...

18:59
Following is a statement from Brian Sauvé, President of the National Police Federation, urging the Government of British Columbia to prioritize access to COVID-19 vaccinations for RCMP Members: "The National Police Federation fully supports British...