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CDC releases new opioid prescribing guidelines

Ad P The U.S. Centers for Disease Control on Friday released its revised guidelines for opioid prescribing with new recommendations for providers that emphasize greater communication with patients and that opioids should not be on the front line for managing pain. The last time the CDC released opioid guidelines was in 2016, of which triggered …

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BRP revenue jumps 91% in Q3

Ad P BRP Group Inc., the parent company of broker Baldwin Risk Partners LLC, reported third-quarter 2022 organic revenue growth of 28% and revenue for the quarter of $259.4 million, up 91% from third-quarter 2021. Losses increased, however, 89.9% to $46.7 million from third-quarter 2021. Commissions, employee compensation and benefits rose 95.8% to $195.9 million …

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Bima Sugam to be a game changer for the insurance sector: IRDAI chairman

The insurance industry’s regulator, IRDAI, is working on Bima Sugam, a one-stop shop for policy sales, renewals, and claims settlements. Bima Sugam will change the insurance industry forever. Ad P By making it easy for customers all over the country to get insurance, this tech-driven portal will help increase insurance penetration in the country. Insurance …

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Kroger grocery chain to settle religious bias suit over apron

Ad P The Kroger supermarket chain will pay $180,000 to settle a religious discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for allegedly firing two employees who refused on religious grounds to wear an apron they believed supported gay rights. The agency said in a statement Thursday that the Kroger Limited Partnership I, …

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Tile maker faces $1.2M in penalties after serious worker injuries

Ad P A vinyl tile manufacturer in Fostoria, Ohio, is facing $1.2 million in proposed penalties after a seventh worker in five years suffered severe injuries when caught in a machine the employer failed to lock out, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced Thursday. An April 2022 incident at the NOX US LLC plant is …

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Russian Deputy Prosecutor General Pyotr Gorodov Likely To Be Elected To Interpol Top Post 

Russian Deputy Prosecutor General Pyotr Gorodov Likely To Be Elected To Interpol Top Post 

Ad P Gorodov, one of Russia’s cybercrime fighting prosecutors, is expected to be elected to a top post at Interpol.  Pyotr Gorodov, Russia’s deputy prosecutor general, is vying with Lithuanian deputy police commissioner general Arūnas Paulauskas and several other nominees in the race for the position of Interpol’s next vice president for Europe. The election …

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Indo-Thai Industry Insignia Conference In Bangkok Honours Business Leaders

Indo-Thai Industry Insignia Conference In Bangkok Honours Business Leaders

Ad P Conference on Indo-Thai Economic Development Hosted by the Institute of Economic Studies Brought  Indo-Thai Industries Together Networking Next-Industry Insignia is an event hosted by the Institute of Economic Studies (IES) that allows achievers to network with industry leaders, share and exchange experiences and ideas, discuss the most recent leadership trends, and, most importantly, be acknowledged …

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IPS Quaiser Khalid: On Cops That Care, Penning Poetry And More

IPS Quaiser Khalid: On Cops That Care, Penning Poetry And More

Ad P Senior IPS officer Quaiser Khalid finds the perfect balance in police duty and penning verse The police are here to serve the people. The police are here to minimize people’s grievances, their problems, their unhappiness. That is exactly what the police should be doing. Interacting with people with courtesy, compassion and empathy is …

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