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The Emerging Threat Of Ransomware

The threat of cyber attacks is at an all-time high and growing; the financial implications are continuing to rise as well.  Cybersecurity Ventures, a leading research organization of the global cyber economy, predicts that cybercrime damages will cost the world $6...

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Focus On… Generator Safety—Don’t be Caught in the Dark

I’m sure you’ve heard it time and time again. During every winter weather storm, elected officials, first responders, and news anchors echo the same sentiment, “Don’t bring your gas-powered generators inside.” Running a gas powered generator in your home emits the...

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It Can Do What?

My seventeen year old thinks I need an Apple Watch. She has one and, from what I’ve seen, it’s strapped to her left wrist to notify her that the iPhone she’s holding in her right hand just received a snap-gram insta-text. To convince me to also get one, she describes...

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Trainer Toolbox for January 2019

Is Your Workplace Winter Weather Ready? Stand-Down to Stand Up Against Workplace Falls New Requirements for Crane Operator Certification  OSHA Outreach Training Program Revisions  FOOTnotes – For Our Outreach Trainers: Information specific to OSHA Outreach Trainers...

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