Friday Jul 11
Uniform Drug Program Picking Up Support
Multiple racing jurisdictions have adopted all or parts of the National Uniform Medication Program, with others expected to be on board by the end of this year.
Employers urged to look beyond visible safety issues to hidden risks
Many safety professionals concentrate on slip, trip and fall hazards, lockout/tagout compliance and other visible safety issues, but there also needs to be a focus on hidden risks such as company and worker attitude, a speaker at the American Association of Safety Engineers Safety 2014 conference said.
PA prohibits Amicar effective March 1
The Pennsylvania Harness Racing Commission , in consultation with Dr. Mary Robinson, University of Pennsylvania Veterinary School of Medicine, New Bolton Center, has announced that effective March 1, the pre-race medication Amicar will no longer be permitted to be used in conjunction with Furosemide .
Salix man sentenced in motorcyclist's death
A Salix man who admitted to being behind the wheel and striking and killing a motorcyclist more than two years ago was given a sentence Monday of six to 48 months, with three of those months in the Cambria County Prison.
Positive influence: Volunteers play key role in Learning Lamp program
Angela Rizzo, development director for the Stonycreek Township-based organization, said the volunteers have done an amazing job for the children at their free, after-school programs in Moxham, Prospect and Oakhurst.