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hybrid Safety

2021 Kia Niro Hybrid and Niro PHEV gets fresh tech and safety upgrades

The 2021 Kia Niro Hybrid and Niro PHEV are soldiering on with a couple of new safety and technology features. Kia updated the Niro’s styling last year, and the changes carry over to the 2021 model. The Niro may not be the roomiest or best-handling crossover on the road, but it easily achieves 43 to…

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Armed Safety

US Armed Forces to Present 5 Essential Safety Briefings at Defence Aviation Safety 2021

SMi Group Reports: The US Air Force, US Army, US Navy Safety Center and more will be speaking at Defence Aviation Safety 2021, taking place virtually on the 21st – 22nd April 2021. [PR.com]

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Safety Spotlight

Yelp puts trust and safety in the spotlight

Yelp released its very first trust and safety report this week, with the goal of explaining the work that it does to crack down on fraudulent and otherwise inaccurate or unhelpful content. With focus on local business reviews and information, you might think Yelp would be relatively free of the types of misinformation that other…

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Goggles Safety

PSA: How To Use The “Safety Goggles” That Come With The Birthday Suit Collector’s Edition Of Gal*Gun Returns

“Your parents continue to be disappointed in your life choices”.Believe it or not, but there are some other big releases out on the Switch this week. One is the lewd remaster, Gal*Gun Returns.Read the full article on nintendolife.com

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resilience Safety

Resilience in food safety for 2021: Anticipating government oversight

sponsored Editor’s note: In part four of this four-part series with SafetyChain Software, Food Safety News is exploring how food firms can become resilient in the face of 2021’s new challenges, and how resilience will be needed in anticipating government oversight. Dr. David Acheson, CEO and president of The Acheson Group, suggests that food firms……

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flags Safety

FSAI flags food safety research priorities

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) has identified emerging food safety risks, food chain vulnerability assessments and fresh produce traceability as areas for research. The agency said research is needed to address gaps in knowledge, support regulation and identify emerging issues and threats to the food system in Ireland. FSAI publishes areas of priority…

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Safety Zealand

New Zealand Food Safety advances Strategy to Decrease campylobacteriosis

New Zealand Food Safety is out with a risk-based action plan for the next year that incorporates a whole-of-food chain approach to the identification, selection and implementation of new control measures to significantly reduce the foodborne campylobacteriosis burden in New Zealand. The Action Plan includes: prioritization of selected actions for immediate evaluation/implementation; identification of a further…

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concern Safety

Food safety a top concern for Europeans

Food safety is one of the main factors influencing Europeans’ food purchases, according to a survey of more than 27,000 people in 27 EU member states. Almost half of respondents said taste was a priority when buying food, 42 percent mentioned food safety and 40 percent said cost. One in three considered where the food……

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issues Safety

Safety issues mount as skiers hit backcountry in pandemic

DENVER (AP) — On March 14, Colorado’s governor issued an executive order shutting down ski resorts across the state. The coronavirus had arrived and was spreading rapidly in small mountain communities that were attracting hordes of spring break revelers. The next day, with chairlifts and gondolas hanging idly overhead, a large group converged on Aspen…