Chattanooga Local News

Allstate lanza la quinta gira anual de Reality Rides® para ayudar a ponerle freno a las distracciones al conducir

2017-04-04

NORTHBROOK, Illinois, 4 de abril de 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Justo a tiempo para el Mes de Concientización Nacional sobre Conducir de manera distraída de abril, Allstate invoca a los conductores a evitar las distracciones al volante, especialmente cuando expertos en seguridad han llegado a la conclusión de que conducir de manera distraída causó la muerte de casi 3500 personas y lesionó a casi 400 000 en los Estados Unidos en 2015.[i] Para explicar con claridad su mensaje, Allstate está lanzando su quinta gira anual de Reality Rides®, que utiliza un simulador que brinda un entorno seguro para aprender sobre el frecuente impacto devastador, pero evitable, de conducir de manera distraída. La gira de este año llegará a 50 ciudades a lo largo de Estados Unidos y Canadá, más del doble de eventos en comparación con el año pasado. Photo –

Allstate Launches Fifth Annual Reality Rides® Tour to Help Put the Brakes on Distracted Driving

2017-04-04

NORTHBROOK, Ill., April 4, 2017 — Just in time for April’s National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, Allstate is calling on drivers to avoid distractions behind the wheel, especially with safety experts finding distracted driving killed almost 3,500 people and injured nearly 400,000 in the U.S. in 2015.i To drive home its message, Allstate is launching its fifth annual Reality Rides® tour, featuring a simulator that provides a safe environment to learn about the often devastating, but preventable, impact of distracted driving. This year’s tour will stop in 50 cities throughout the U.S. and Canada, more than double last year’s events. The Berry family of Texas knows the impact of distracted driving first hand. As Josh and Robin Berry and their three young children headed home from vacation in 2011, a distracted driver hit their minivan head-on. The crash killed Josh and Robin and paralyzed their two sons. The children, Peter, Aaron and Willa Berry, have since been...

Yamaha Volunteers Support San Bernardino National Forest
Yamaha Volunteers Support San Bernardino National Forest

2017-04-04

Outdoor Access Initiative Assists in Rehabbing Public Lands and OHV Areas Impacted by 2016 Wildfires CYPRESS, CA– – April 04, 2017) – Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, employees returned to the San Bernardino National Forest this past weekend to volunteer their time in support of projects aiding the fire-damaged OHV trails within the Trestles / Baldy Mesa OHV staging area. Working with members of the Southern California Mountains Foundation (SCMF) and the U.S. Forest Service (USFS), the effort continued a nearly ten-year tradition of Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative volunteer projects in one of the nation’s most frequently visited forests. The popular Trestles / Baldy Mesa...

Steve Groom Joins Butler Snow
Steve Groom Joins Butler Snow

2017-04-04

Former Chief Legal Officer of CoreCivic joins Nashville Office in Dual Role With Law Firm and Advisory Service NASHVILLE, TN– – April 04, 2017) – Butler Snow is pleased to announce that Steve Groom — former chief legal officer of CoreCivic, formerly Corrections Corporation of America, and long time executive — has joined the firm’s Nashville office. He will serve in a dual capacity as a principal in the firm’s business advisory subsidiary, Butler Snow Advisory Services (BSAS), and practice in the law firm, Butler Snow, in an of counsel role. Groom has extensive business, financial services and dispute resolution experience, and most recently was executive vice president, general counsel and secretary to CoreCivic, where he will continue to serve as special counsel. “Steve is a successful executive, who has broad corporate and legal experience,...

Olde York Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Milk In One Lot Of Clancy's Snack Combo 20 x 1 Oz
Olde York Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Milk In One Lot Of Clancy's Snack Combo 20 x 1 Oz

2017-04-04

FORT WAYNE, Ind., April 4, 2017 — Olde York of Fort Wayne, IN is recalling the specific lot code SELL BY JUN 07 2017 2D9 for Clancy’s Snack Combo 20 x 1 oz (UPC 0 41498 12999 6) because it may contain undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. No other lot codes and no other products are involved in this action. The recalled Clancy’s Snack Combo 20 x 1 oz SELL BY JUN 07 2017 2D9 is a variety pack of 1 oz bags of snacks including potato chips, tortilla chips and cheese curls. The recalled product was distributed to Aldi stores in Alabama, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. Product Photos Product Photos

Investigators Identify and Fix Root Causes with TapRooT®'s New Software Solution
Investigators Identify and Fix Root Causes with TapRooT®'s New Software Solution

2017-04-04

“Nearly all worksite fatalities, injuries, and illness are preventable. Investigators using TapRooT® software as a tool to identify and fix hazards in their facilities minimize or eliminate serious consequences from future incidents.” Knoxville, Tennessee April 04, 2017 — System Improvements Inc. is excited to announce the release of TapRooT® 6.2.0. The software was built in collaboration with worksite incident investigators who focus on identifying and correcting root causes, and was designed with input from an advisory board of global experts. TapRooT® 6.2.0 allows investigators to flowchart a sequence of events, analyze causal factors and develop effective corrective actions through a single, intuitive interface. “We are happy to move forward with such a strong and flexible root cause analysis and evidence collection software that aides investigators in identifying and fixing...

NFL Running Back Benny Cunningham Carries the Ball for Old School Labs™ as Brand Ambassador
NFL Running Back Benny Cunningham Carries the Ball for Old School Labs™ as Brand Ambassador

2017-04-04

Apart from his being a terrific football player, Benny is also in great shape and loves working out. It also doesn’t hurt that he’s an incredibly nice guy Los Angeles, California April 04, 2017 — Sports supplement maker Old School Labs™ has announced that running back Benny Cunningham is the latest athlete to join its elite team of brand ambassadors. Cunningham, who recently moved from the L. A. Rams to the Chicago Bears, is the first NFL player to serve as a spokesperson for the renowned Southern California company. “Needless to say, we’re delighted to have Benny as part of our lineup,” says Old School Labs founder and CEO Tarek Sidani. “Apart from his being a terrific football player,...

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