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Runaway Rant: Coronavirus on a Rampage

In a time of crisis like this (2019-nCoV), HOPE plays a big role to keep us going. BUT to put things in perspective we should avoid group-thinking and welcome critical thinking once in a while. Unbiased skepticism can make us think out of the box. That doesn’t necessarily mean you have to stop being POSITIVE. Rather by doing so, you may come close to TRUTH and certainly closer to the REALITY on the ground.

“If China is downplaying the severity of the virus, we might look less to what it is saying than to what it is doing. Let’s put those quarantined cities in perspective. Part of the reason I’m sensitive to this issue is that I’ve lived in China, in which case what happens there is not an abstraction, but something I can easily imagine.”

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How Important Is A CO2 Fire Extinguisher For A Business Facility?

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) fire extinguishers extinguish fire by removing the heat and taking away the oxygen element (of the fire triangle). CO2, coming out of the CO2 extinguisher, is a very cold discharge like a white cloud of “snow” which is a clean, non-contaminating and odorless gas; very useful fire extinguisher for IT Rooms, Labs, Food Storage & Processing areas, etc.

“This type of extinguishers is slightly different from its predecessors, i.e. foam extinguishers. Foam extinguishers often activated live wire and used to cause further harm or damage. For instance, it often damaged the hard drive of the computer system.”

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Kanex Fire

All kinds of businesses and industries know it well that they should have proper Fire Safety measures in place. In the case of a fire, a Fire Extinguisher can come handy. They are designed to extinguish the fire and prevent it from spreading further.

CO2 Fire_Extinguishrs_

CO2 Fire Extinguisher is a kind of extinguisher that uses CO2 gas to reduce the level of heat and oxygen and extinguishing the fire. This type of extinguishers is slightly different from its predecessors, i.e. foam extinguishers. Foam extinguishers often activated live wire and used to cause further harm or damage. For instance, it often damaged the hard drive of the computer system.

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Suggestions Invited on the Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions Code, 2019: Submit by 22nd November

This is probably great news for Nepal (as well) where OHS promotion fraternity is preparing to table similar BILL in the parliament; sooner than later, I guess!

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Our Gov.in

Department: Parliamentary Standing Committee on Labour

Deadline: 22nd November (15 days from 8th November)

Contact id: send two copies in either English or Hindi to the Lok Sabha Secretariat Director (AN-II&L) or email to comm.labour-lss@sansad.nic.in

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