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August 30, 2021

Mayo Clinic Warns Against Early COVID Booster

Amid reports of waning COVID-19 immunity, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is expected to officially approve a third dose of messengerRNA vaccines for the general public. However, Mayo Clinic experts say the pending FDA approval for a booster vaccine does not mean the general public should go out and get a third dose of vaccine whenever they think they need it.

August 30, 2021

ALPA Requests FAA Issue Secondary Barrier Rule

The Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), the world’s largest nongovernmental aviation safety organization, is once again imploring transportation officials to carry out the will of Congress and provide greater security for the flying public by issuing a final secondary flight deck barrier regulation before September 11, 2021.

August 30, 2021

NIOSH & OSHA To Revise Handbook for Small Businesses

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) collaborated with the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to revise a handbook on workplace safety and health information for small business employers.

August 30, 2021

KBR-SYSTRA Joint Venture to Deliver Certification Services

KBR recently announced that Sydney Metro has awarded the SYSTRA-KBR Joint Venture the Independent Certification Services contract for the Sydney Metro West project.

August 30, 2021

September 2021 Corporate News Bites

These are shorters stories about some of AsMA's Corporate Members.

November 23, 2020

NIOSH Signs MOU with NFPA

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has signed an updated Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the Fire Protection Research Foundation on activities related to emergency responder protective clothing and equipment (PPE) and the development of standards concerning first responder safety, deployment, operations, and the protection of emergency personnel.

September 24, 2020

ALPA Launches Public Awareness Campaign

The Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), demonstrated its investment in the airline industry by launching a new public awareness campaign to reassure passengers that when they are ready to take to the skies, airline pilots are ready for takeoff.