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...Vice Chairman of the Board of First Bank of Georgia.RACHEL KUMARAward/honor: Named as a Rising Star by the National Safety Council.Details: She is a Savannah River Nuclear Solutions senior industrial hygienist. JOSH MCDANIELAward/honor...

Savannah River Nuclear Solutions President and CEO Dwayne Wilson stepping down for Fluor job

...He also focused on expanding the Savannah River National Laboratory.In 2013, Wilson was recognized by the National Safety Council for a safety award called "CEOs Who Get It," based on his strong commitment to safety at the U.S. Department...

Summer is deadliest time of year for teens

...which is also more frequent during summer months."Alive at 25 is a 4.5-hour awareness course created by the National Safety Council for drivers ages 15-24.Some younger drivers agree with AAA's description of summertime driving and cite...

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DWAYNE WILSONAward/honor: Named as one of the 2014 CEOs Who "Get It" by the The National Safety Council for demonstrating world-class safety leadership.Details: He is the president and CEO of Savannah River Nuclear Solutions...

Voice-operated dashboard technology still risky

...study's findings said they want to limit in-vehicle, voice-driven technologies to "core driving tasks." The National Safety Council, responding to the AAA study, also called on industry and policymakers "to reconsider the inclusion of communications...

DUI crackdown planned for Labor Day weekend

...said.Blanchard pointed out that the blood alcohol limit for boaters was lowered to .08 earlier this year.The National Safety Council predicts there will be nearly 400 traffic fatalities during the holiday weekend, with more than 34 million Americans...

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Jewelry and electronics top targets for home break-ins

...people, experienced an accident in the home that required aid from a medical professional, according to the National Safety Council. The Council says the economic cost of home injuries was $192.2 billion.Sadly, the number of deaths from...

Georgia urges schools to get carbon monoxide detectors

...Larranaga's view. Combustion appliances burn fuels and would include stoves and furnaces, according to the National Safety Council."Any gas-fired appliance has the potential to cause carbon monoxide poisoning," Larranaga said.Schools...

Cask requires drivers' respect

...exposed to radiation during nuclear fuel production, according to the Environmental Health Center Division of the National Safety Council. The New Mexico site has received about 6,100 shipments of low-level radioactive wastes since 1999 without...

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