Occupational safety and health

Nomi Health Manages 30 Percent Spike in Demand for Free COVID-19 Testing in Utah

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 7:28pm

Since June 28th, Nomi has managed a 30 percent rise in COVID-19 testing demands across the site, including Provo and Draper.

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  • Since June 28th, Nomi has managed a 30 percent rise in COVID-19 testing demands across the site, including Provo and Draper.
  • Nomi Health COVID-19 testing solutions are free and do not require any medical referral or presence of symptoms.
  • From the very beginning of the pandemic, Nomi has been a collaborative partner to the State of Utah providing quality, no-cost testing services to Utahns.
  • Our COVID-19 public health testing and vaccine programs are a perfect example of a more direct, digital-first health care model at work.

COVID-19 Impact On Civil Aviation Industry, 2021 Research Report - Focus on Seat Capacity, Aircraft Delivery, Airport Revenue, Domestic and International Routes - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:46pm

The industry is poised for a gradual recovery and is expected to reach USD 1.09 trillion by 2028, registering a CAGR of 8.9% from 2021 to 2028.

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  • The industry is poised for a gradual recovery and is expected to reach USD 1.09 trillion by 2028, registering a CAGR of 8.9% from 2021 to 2028.
  • The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has taken a severe toll on the global civil aviation industry, which has had to confront considerable revenue losses over the past year.
  • The subsequent dramatic decline in air passenger traffic following such containment measures poses a severe threat to numerous incumbents of the aviation industry.
  • COVID-19 Impact On Civil Aviation Industry, Report Highlights
    Both domestic and international air passenger traffic plummeted approximately 60% over the year in 2020.

AIHA Issues Latest Science-Based COVID-19 Back to Work Safely Guidelines to Address Employers Concerns

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 3:51pm

Employers are increasingly concerned about how to keep their employees safe and how to address potential liability issues as they return to work, said Lawrence D. Sloan, AIHAs CEO.

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  • Employers are increasingly concerned about how to keep their employees safe and how to address potential liability issues as they return to work, said Lawrence D. Sloan, AIHAs CEO.
  • We have continued to update the AIHA Back to Work Safely guidance documents to address the latest science as employers re-open their workplaces and navigate evolving employee work arrangements.
  • AIHAs Back to Work Safely Guidelines, 2nd Edition, are now available for small to mid-size businesses in 27 sectors (see below list).
  • In addition to the BTWS guidelines AIHA has free, detailed engineering controls resources, including:

Vietnam Express Delivery Services Market Forecast to 2028 - COVID-19 Impact and Analysis - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 3:26pm

The "Vietnam Express Delivery Services Market Forecast to 2028 - COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis By Destination, Business Type, and End User" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Vietnam Express Delivery Services Market Forecast to 2028 - COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis By Destination, Business Type, and End User" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • High adoption of express delivery services has been observed across major essential sectors, such as food & beverages and healthcare.
  • Thus, the above-mentioned factors are likely to influence the growth of the Vietnam express delivery services market during the forecast period.
  • The delivery of daily essentials and e-commerce industry is anticipated to influence the express delivery services industry in Vietnam positively throughout the COVID-19 outbreak.

Imhealthytoday is the Most Advanced Solution in the Market to Protect Schools as They Continue to Navigate the Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:10pm

Imhealthytoday was launched in March 2020, offering COVID-19 protection, relief, and guidance to schools, businesses, and the community.

Key Points: 
  • Imhealthytoday was launched in March 2020, offering COVID-19 protection, relief, and guidance to schools, businesses, and the community.
  • In recent weeks, the landscape has changed, with the pandemic continuing to peak in some states and returning in others.
  • This assessment allows members to self-report the risk of exposure by answering aseries of screening, contact, health-related, and COVID-19 symptomquestions.
  • Imhealthytoday is the result of five decades of combined experience in the healthcare industry.

Required Travel Insurance Becoming More Popular, says Squaremouth

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 7:09pm

Since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, 18 countries have begun requiring visitors travel with insurance for Covid-19.

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  • Since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, 18 countries have begun requiring visitors travel with insurance for Covid-19.
  • Travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth.com , predicted this trend early on in the pandemic, and now says this may become the new norm.
  • Leveraging decades of travel expertise, and industry-leading technology, Squaremouth.com hosts the most intuitive travel insurance quoting and comparison engine on the market today.
  • Coupled with verified customer reviews and the largest portfolio of products, Squaremouth allows travelers to instantly purchase a travel insurance policy from every major provider in the US.

China.org.cn: Second phase of COVID-19 origin tracing: Stop politicizing science

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 3:00pm

BEIJING, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A news report by China.org.cn on the second phase of COVID-19 origin tracing:

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  • BEIJING, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A news report by China.org.cn on the second phase of COVID-19 origin tracing:
    Second phase of COVID-19 origin tracing: Stop politicizing science
    On July 15, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus repeated that it was premature to rule out a potential link between the COVID-19 pandemic and a laboratory leak.
  • Actually, the March study report was compiled by experts from various countries and international organizations, covering epidemiology, zoology and other fields.
  • All the plans, visits, analyses and presentations during the first phase of virus origin tracing were made and carried out together by experts of the joint team.
  • So how can one guarantee that the second phase of origin tracing does not become a repeat of the "washing powder incident" when politics interferes with science?

Ampio Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 14th International Congress on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (LUPUS 2021) & 6th International Congress on Controversies in Rheumatology and Autoimmunity (CORA)

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 2:15pm

Such dysregulated hyperactivation of these pathways is associated with the cytokine/chemokine storm observed in severe COVID-19 patients.

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  • Such dysregulated hyperactivation of these pathways is associated with the cytokine/chemokine storm observed in severe COVID-19 patients.
  • Ampio recently announced early positive data in its AP-014 Phase I clinical trial, utilizing Ampion in treating respiratory distress in patients as a result of COVID-19.
  • The study showed inhaled Ampion reduced all-cause mortality in COVID-19 respiratory distress by 78% over the Standard of Care (SOC) alone.
  • Ampio undertakes no obligation to revise or update these forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

'The Authentic You' Podcast, Designed to Combat Post-Pandemic Employee Burnout, Hosted by Goran Yerkovich

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 2:00pm

VANCOUVER, BC, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Designed to combat the skyrocketing post-pandemic rates of employee burnout around the world and to inform workplaces that they can no longer afford to ignore employee well-being is the place in which Season 1 - The Authentic You Podcast was born. 

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  • But most employees don't have the savings or willingness to say something about it.
  • Goran has lived inside the corporate grind for years, witnessing first-hand what burnout can do to individuals and teams unableto say no to the work.
  • "Living our authentic life comes down to a deep and simple truth of what really matters in life, and learning to embrace our strengths.
  • The Authentic You Podcast: Availableon Anchor.fm and YouTube and streamed to all major podcast platforms.

Lucara Second Quarter 2021 Results to be Released Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 2:00pm

The Company has an experienced board and management team with extensive diamond development and operations expertise.

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  • The Company has an experienced board and management team with extensive diamond development and operations expertise.
  • The Company operates transparently and in accordance with international best practices in the areas of sustainability, health and safety, environment and community relations.
  • The information in this release is accurate at the time of distribution but may be superseded or qualified by subsequent news releases.
  • The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 6:00 a.m. Pacific Time on July 28, 2021.