Articles by tag: safety

Safety Concerns and a New Federal Law are Challenges Set to Drastically Impact Rideshare and Gig Economy Industries

experts discuss the state of rideshare and gig economy industries

The bustling world of rideshare and gig economy, such as Uber, Lyft, and DoorDash, has allowed convenience to hit the roads. However, safety has emerged as a growing concern. Late last year, a DoorDash driver in Washington D.C., narrowly escaped death after being shot in the back. And it was not an isolated incident […]

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Weaving Partnerships For Security in Real Estate is Vital

Real estate is an industry where the foundation is as much about bricks and mortar as it is about reliability and partnership. It’s why real estate advisory giants like Newmark have mastered the art of creating professional relationships that stand the test of turbulent market winds. Their partnership with AFA is an example of […]

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Addressing Human Intuition Can Improve Workplace Safety Ahead of Active Shooter Situations

With the prevalence of mass shootings, growing concerns about active shooter situations are more pronounced than ever. Today it is critical that there is preparedness and continuous reassessment in case of a possible situation. But relying on outdated plans will undermine the very purpose of having a security protocol. There are physical security measures […]

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Safety of Autonomous Vehicles Will Partially Rely on the Public Embracement of its Technology

Autonomous vehicles are more than just a cool idea. They have the potential to revolutionize our transportation systems by making them safer, more accessible, and more affordable. Cities like Phoenix, where Waymo has set up operations, offer an interesting testing ground for autonomous driving. Yet, the deployment of self-driving vehicles has challenges due […]

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Increased Trust in Safety and Easy Implementation Can Help Increase IoT Use Cases in the U.S.

Even as the Internet of Things (IoT) and IoT use cases weaves its way into the fabric of our daily lives, public trust remains a major roadblock in its widespread adoption. With the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) trying to explore safer IoT strategies, there may be a way around this roadblock […]

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Safety First: An Inside Look at FEAM Aero’s Commitment to Aviation Safety

Discover the thrilling world of aviation with ample opportunities for learning and growth. Anisha Finch, a Safety Coordinator at FEAM Aero, embodies the spirit of continuous learning and professional development. Her journey with FEAM Aero began when she applied for an A&P technician position in Arizona, which eventually led to her current role. From her […]

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Filtered Air for Pharma Workers: Powered Air Purifying Respirators Take Center Stage

Powered air purifying respirators (PAPRs) are vital in the pharmaceutical industry to ensure worker safety. Greg Stellar, a National Account Manager at Bullard, provides valuable insights into the different types of respirators available, including powered air purifying respirators (PAPRs), for solid dose and cleanroom environments in pharma. Powered air purifying respirators is a cutting-edge […]

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Getting Bio, Socio, Psych with It: How Holon Health’s Holistic Care Model Supports Substance Abuse Patients
March 1, 2024

In an era where healthcare innovation is paramount, the latest episode of Healthcare Rethink by FinThrive introduces Holon Health’s holistic care model for individuals battling substance abuse disorders. Host Brian Urban and Holon Health CEO Jason Herzog delve into the integration of healthcare and criminal justice to support substance abuse patients. Holon Health’s holistic […]

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Powering Missouri Forward: The Smart Energy Revolution
March 1, 2024

How is Missouri leading the smart energy revolution to create a more sustainable and resilient electric grid? Industry Analyst Gabrielle Bejarano brings into focus the groundbreaking efforts in Missouri, facilitated by Ameren’s smart energy plan and the technological prowess of Avail Infrastructure Solutions. Highlighting the seamless integration of state-of-the-art technologies and strategic upgrades, Bejarano […]

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Join WSI at the Becht Coker Workshop 2024 in Sugarland, TX
March 1, 2024

Join WSI, the world leader in coker life extension, February 20-22, 2024 for the Becht workshop covering the entire coking unit with case studies and best practices from industry leaders such as ExxonMobil, Phillips 66, Motiva, CITGO, Marathon, PEMEX, Cenovus, and Valero.

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WSI’s Andrea Pacchiarotti to Give ASEAN Waste to Energy Week Presentation
March 1, 2024

Industry professionals gathering for the ASEAN Waste to Energy Week in Ho Chi Minh City to explore sustainable solutions for the region’s growing energy needs will want to add one essential speaker to their calendars. Andrea Pacchiarotti the Director at WSI Singapore, an Avail Infrastructure Solutions company, will be delivering a must-see presentation on […]

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Practicing Safe EHR Use
March 20, 2023

In managing any medical facility or clinic, electronic health records, better known by their initials, EHR, are a vital component to that management. EHRs contain a wide range of information that details a patient’s medical history, exams they have taken or need in the future, what medications they are using, and generally offers medical providers […]

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Ensuring Installer and Crew Safety Through Industrial Technology
January 27, 2023

Watch the episode above as Ben Thomas and Meghan Kennely break down some of the ways that the AV industry is leveraging assisted lifting devices and industrial technology to ensure safety and compliance. —   Summary: As an installer, roadie, or crew member in the AV industry, it is essential to leverage technology and […]

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Wellsoft EDIS Client Success: Holy Cross Medical Center
January 1, 2023

Holy Cross Medical Center CEO (Bill Patten) and Emergency Department staff share how they’ve improved efficiencies, enhanced patient safety, and benefited in other ways after switching to Wellsoft EDIS. Previous to implementing Wellsoft, they used T-System and Meditech. Wellsoft EDIS was tailored to their Emergency Department and integrated with the hospital’s new CPSI-Evident system to […]

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Reliable Broadband Essential to Rural Renaissance with David Macfarlane
January 1, 2023

With more people staying and working from home, the pandemic heightened the need for broadband access, especially in underserved communities, such as those located in rural areas. However, this is no new issue for those living there. Could Government programs such as the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF) and The Infrastructure and Jobs […]

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School Safety Today: The Role of Wellbeing in Building a Culture of School Safety
July 19, 2022

Safety in schools is of the utmost importance. As such, host Bobby Brill speaks with author and school counselor Molly Hudgens about her heroic story and the importance of student wellbeing as it pertains to school safety. Hudgens, a School Counselor and Author of Saving Sycamore: The School Shooting That Never Happened, served first as […]

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Parabit Podcast: Modernizing Healthcare Security
June 8, 2022

As trends in the pandemic continue, workplace violence continues to be on the rise. Rob Leiponis, CEO and President of Parabit Systems, and healthcare industry professionals Steven Biscotti, and Kevin Whaley sat down with host Gabrielle Bejarano to discuss the unique and difficult challenge the healthcare industry has to mitigate and manage healthcare security. […]

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Resolving Conflict On Site
May 27, 2022

Conflict will inevitably happen at a jobsite. However, it is not about avoiding conflict but figuring out how to handle the conflict. Brian Niccum is the director of site management at Designed Conveyor Systems (DCS). Niccum provides insight for conflicts that can arise on sites and how to deal with them properly and professionally […]

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Shedding Light on the Upcoming Safety 2022 Conference and Expo
April 29, 2022

The Safety 2022 Conference and Expo is just around the corner. This year’s event will be held June 27-29 at McCormick Place (West) in Chicago, IL. Lauren Bauerschmidt, Manager of Standards Development for ASSP, and Stephanie Gurnari, Volunteer Leader for ASSP, joined the Safety Justice League to shed some light on the much-anticipated event. […]

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Safety is Comfort and Comfort is Confidence
April 22, 2022

A question recently posed to the Safety Justice League was along the lines of why continue in safety. Perhaps there were heroics needed in another line of work. Jason Lucas knows why he stays in the game, and it’s all about comfort. Comfort doesn’t mean complacency. In this case, Lucas knows that his experience […]

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