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GP PRO Survey Finds Elevated Consumer Support for Custodians During COVID-19

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Prior to the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, custodians primarily performed their duties with little notice, often at night or after regular business hours. The pandemic, though, which led to enhanced cleaning, sanitizing and disinfecting practices, put custodians in the spotlight, and for the past year, they have been ardent protectors of consumer health and safety.

Be on the Lookout: Impact of SolarWinds Orion Compromise on Cloud-Based Solutions

by Alicia Lynch Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer at SAIC, MBA, CISSP
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This is an update to the FireEye and SolarWinds messages I posted on Dec. 9, Dec. 19, and Jan. 12. This message contains additional information.

As the fallout from the SolarWinds Orion platform hack continues, experts have confirmed that the attack targeted specific API keys from Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS). If an attacker were able to extract these keys from any Orion databases compromised by the SUNBURST malware, they could decrypt the keys and subsequently gain access to the victim’s cloud-based services.

The Ray and 3M Advance Transportation Safety & Vision Zero Through Innovative Partnership and New Road Tech Development

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The Ray and 3M have announced the expansion of their partnership and ongoing work to improve transportation safety and help save American lives by advancing innovation and exciting technologies in the transportation sector. The collaboration, which began in 2018, has targeted existing and potential future opportunities to modernize ubiquitous road infrastructure to enable the predictable and safe operation of connected and autonomous vehicles.

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The Ray and 3M have announced the expansion of their partnership and ongoing work to improve transportation safety and help save American lives by advancing innovation and exciting technologies in the transportation sector. The collaboration, which began in 2018, has targeted existing and potential future opportunities to modernize ubiquitous road infrastructure to enable the predictable and safe operation of connected and autonomous vehicles.

Mosaic Named 2020 Robert W. Campbell Award Winner

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The Mosaic Company was named the 2020 Robert W. Campbell Award by the U.S. National Safety Council. This prestigious, international award celebrates our 10-year journey in EHS excellence. It started with the implementation and continuous improvement of the Mosaic Management System and employee engagement with and commitment to changing the way we think about workplace safety. 

SCS Global Services Welcomes Safety and Sustainability Market Veterans to Its Ranks

Demand for Certification Services Strengthens Despite Pandemic
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EMERYVILLE, Calif. ,  /3BL Media/ - SCS Global Services, an international pioneer and leader in sustainability standards development and third-party certification of environmental, social, safety and quality performance, is proud to announce the addition of five new experts to its senior management staff. Industry veterans Carey Allen, Henning Bloech, Jenny Oorbeck, Vik Ahuja and Tom Ehart have joined the fold, each enriching SCS with decades of experience as the company continues its rapid growth trajectory.

Mohawk Group Announces Well Health-Safety Rating for All Showrooms and Design Studios, a Landmark Achievement in the Flooring Industry

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CALHOUN, Ga., Feb. 24, 2021, /3BL Media/— Mohawk Group announces that all of its commercial showrooms and design studios are set to achieve the WELL Health-Safety Rating from the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI), making it one of the first flooring manufacturers to achieve this distinction.

Strategic, Sustainable Growth at Tractor Supply in a Year of Global Crisis

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Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), like everyone else, began 2020 with optimism for a new year and new decade led by a new CEO, Hal Lawton. The Company’s carefully laid plans were seemingly put on hold when, by March, the world began battling a global health crisis.

Understanding Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG), and Why It's a Critical Business Focus

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As the greater landscape of industry shifts beneath our feet, a crucial element is quietly evolving with it: the expectations of investors.

To determine the value of a potential investment, firms have begun using a specific set of criteria designed to evaluate a company’s sustainability. That is to say, how well will the company hold up to environmental scrutiny? How strong are its relationships in its social ecosystem? Is leadership transparent or will they end up in the headlines in a few years?

Partnership in Practice: American Airlines Legal Team Gives New Hope to Human Trafficking Survivor

Airline recognizes January as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month
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American Airlines is in the business of getting people where they want to go and caring for them on their journeys. Recently, members of the airline’s Legal team helped fulfill the company’s purpose in an unexpected way, changing one woman’s life for good.

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TtInspires: Christina Hendrick, Post-Disaster Programs Deputy Director

Closing the gap between emergency practitioners and federal funding programs to improve mitigation, post-event recovery, and community resilience
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Christina Hendrick is Tetra Tech’s deputy director of post-disaster programs. She joined our Disaster Recovery Group in Houston, Texas, just after Hurricane Harvey struck in 2017. Christina manages our most critical public assistance recovery projects throughout seven Federal Emergency Management Association (FEMA) regions, as well as multiple COVID-19 recovery projects using public assistance; Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act; and other grant funding sources. She is a seasoned grant manager with nearly 15 years of experience and has overseen FEMA and U.S.

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