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Diesel Fuel Prices

The national estimated average price-per-gallon for off-highway diesel fuel as of March 14 is $3.761. That is lower than the previous comparison price-per-gallon of $3.764.

Permitting - February 2014

Township Rejects Permit Proposal

Lafarge Lands Permit

Missouri Quarry Plan Under Fire

Coldspring Gets Conditional Use Permit

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Rubber Insulating Gloves

Ansell, Rubber Insulating GlovesAnsell, a global leader in protection solutions, announces the introduction of Marigold Industrial Rubber Insulating Gloves to the Ansell product line to protect the hands of workers interacting with exposed energized, de-energized or re-energized electrical circuits.

The increased flexibility and dexterity of Marigold gloves allow for comfortable, prolonged wear for all electrical applications, addressing the critical need for increased performance over long periods of time and safety and glove compliance in the workplace.

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Work Boots

Magnum Boots USAMagnum Boots USA offers its expanded line of job-ready footwear. Magnum unites its 30 years of footwear experience and its legacy of building high-performance footwear for the FBI resulting in 11 styles to meet the most demanding occupational footwear needs. The collection consists of 6- and 8-in. lace-up boots, rugged pull-ons and mid and low hiker styles that feature highly attractive styling, rich leathers alongside the instant and all around comfort that Magnum is known for.

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Only Half of All Truck Drivers Use a Safety Belt

The safety belt doubles the chances of survival in a serious road accident. Nonetheless, half of all truck drivers choose not to use their safety belts. That is something that Volvo Trucks wants to change.

“If more road users wore their safety belts, more than 7,000 lives would be saved every year in the EU alone. Professional drivers should serve here as an example,” said Volvo Trucks Traffic and Product Safety Director Carl Johan Almqvist.

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