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Personal Safety and Security

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Personal Safety and Security is the category to ask questions for which answers will keep you safe and secure, especially in and around your home and property. Samples of topics you might want to ask about are security systems, smoke alarms, the best tile to use to prevent falls, the safest equipment to use around the house, how to prevent intruders, and anything that has to do with your personal safety and security.
Have a look at a night latch. This can be out of reach for children. Depending on what door material you have, a night latch will suit most wooden and composite doors.
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First of all, don't think about treating a whole house of mold as a diy project - mold can be too dangerous to your health, and it would be best to call a mold remediation specialist to treat the mold and remove it. This is true even if the mold is not completely widespread, but even affecting just …
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Skip Tracing (or Skiptrace) is the discipline of locating a person through various information networks and feeds. Currently Skip Tracing is utilized by law enforcement persons, government personel, and various companies. Some proven Skiptrace companies are:Lexus Nexus and their Accurent program.Mer…
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More Great Stuff During the day, especially when the vessel is 'at sea', the pool is THE place to hang out. During the summer months and holidays, expect many families to be poolside with their kids running amuck. If this isn't your thang, you may wish to utilize the pool while the ship is in por…
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Most motion detectors work on the principle of the Doppler effect. It's applied to the transmission of an ultrasonic signal and the comparison of the return or echo to what was transmitted. Any difference is caused by Doppler effect. Something was moving toward or away from the transmitter of the de…
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Yes. Your landlord may put up a fight, but try reasoning with him in a polite manner. Explain your problems, offer to help him find a new tenant so there is no break in occupation of that residence. Making the landlord happy will help you avoid a nightmare contractual fight. Answer Sorry, I disa…
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Phone up the company you have the Home Security System with and they will tell you how to do it or send someone out. So when you get a home security system it is important to get the best one from the best shop where they take the best responsibility of the good they have sold.
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A propane tank by itself has no explosive force. Propane will only burn when mixed with oxygen. However you can create what they call a BLEVE from a propane tank (boiling liquid expanding vapor explosion). Basically you would heat up the propane tank (example house on fire, etc) and a reaction would…
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Yes, it is safe. It depends on which places you visit there. Of course Turkey have different cities which are not safe to go. Everywhere has a place that is dangerous. That's why we always have to ask before we go somewhere. Yes, right now the condition is very safe you may visit there without fac…
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Answer Be aware of the weather. Have a battery powered weather radio. Know your emergency action plan, and teach all your family member Determine the safest place for you to go in your home in case of an emergency.
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Resetting code on Samsonite suitcases Look behind the lock on the inside of the case there is a tiny part (like a stick shift) sticking out of a square about 1 cm across move it to the diagonally opposite side (some move sideways toward the numbers and then up to hold it in place) reset code retur…
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im not talking about the cord itself , im talking about the brick or trasformer thats located inline that regulates current to your lap top. main question again is this suppose to get hot ? Hot cords I assume you mean the cord itself is hot. Yes, this happens when you are either putting to much load…
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open fractureYou can't, nobody does. You react by your past experiences. You do what your mind compells you to do in an emergency situation. You will do something right or wrong. Your basic instinct is to help! You may become a hero or another casualty. That idea is not realized until after the affa…
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Answer Obviously a Highfield key would be your best option. If you don't have one, or your key broke, you might be able to open it with a nail. The newer locks seem to have a stiffer spring that makes it near impossible to open without a key. You will need a medium-small finishing nail and plie…
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let us look at the concept of cost. for an accountant cost means what one pays in purely monetary terms to get the goods or service at the place and condition required. for an economist it may mean monetary as well as other intangibles to acquire the goods or service. so no cost is actually alway…
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You should carry some sort of device so that if you get lost somewhere you always have someone to call or some way to get somewhere.
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Citizens can prepare in advance for thunderstorms by securing loose outdoor items so that they don't blow onto the house and cause damage. Citizens should also stay away from windows and doors and avoid using electrical equipment when the storm has started. It is also important to have cell phones c…
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A builder floor apartment is one wherein the builder buys a piece of land, constructs flats in the form of a building, and sells out one or more of them. Principally there is no difference between a builder floor apartment and residential apartment, in case one is opting to buy a flat or apartment.
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Not covered calls would be light fixtures, door bell systems, pr-existing conditions, any appliances, including air conditioner, upgrades to existing wiring or panels, any low volt systems, security wiring. ADT-On-Call as you referred to them is incorrect. Adt called it Electrical On Call after they…
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Some of the precautions for heat safety include proper ventilation and avoiding direct hand contact with the hot objects. Technicians should always wear thick gloves when they need to hold some hot metals.
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It is probably beeping because of a trouble condition. The most common trouble condition is a low battery. Home Security Systems come wih a backup battery, and although they are rechargeable they do require replacing every 5-10 years. it may be notifying you that it has lost telephone line connect…
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In the American home, the average size of a living room is about 250 to 300 square feet. The room is generally slightly rectangular in shape.
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The average size living room contains approximately 250 square feet.24 by 24220 by 220
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You should not enter an area with moving equipment unless you are expected to be there and you know the possible movements and routines of the equipment in movement. If you must enter in the area with no previous instructions or training, you must try first to observe the movements and locate the a…
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No ... unless it is damp or wet... Remember that you can get shocked by touching a single bare wire if you happen to be standing on a damp or flooded floor of a building or on bare earth. If you happen to touch two bare wires at the same time, you could then be completing the electrical circuit tha…
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Tungsten carbide rings are completely safe to wear. When manufactured well the metal is cobalt free and hypoallergenic. Tungsten is an extremely hard metal, one step below a diamond on the Moh's Hardness Scale. This makes the metal very unique. Many people worry about tungsten rings in the case of a…
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Stop, Drop, and Roll.orRun/Walk quickly away from the fire.
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Above all, do not panic. On optimism's best side, this person is only curious about where you are going. However, if the person seems badly intended, simply turn around and start walking away. If the person starts running after you, run to the nearest building or secure location. Use your common sen…
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1. The first thing you want to do is STAY CALM. 2. Signal for help. Signaling for help will increase your chances of being found. 3. Set up a cover. Build a shelter to keep you out of the environment. 4. Find food. Either eat leaves or go find some animals to catch. Remember, survival is all up t…
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Please look at the related link below. Answer: It has great points you might not have thougth of and gives good tips. Great links as well. Do what you have to do to stay alive, and try to escape if at all possible. Answer: Try to blind the kid napper if he's driving, or kick scream and punch. If the…
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It attracts certain items to each other, like a balloon sticks to a wall. It can create sparks, and if 30 miliamps go through to your heart, it can kill you, so you need to be extra careful with it. You need 10,000 volts to make a spark, so it is so dangerous, but not if you just get a quick static …
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A builder floor apartment is an apartment in a low-rise residential building. The independent building usually has two to four floors with a few other apartments.
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Scream and yell the word HELP as loud as you can. Scream, yell, and thrash your arms as much as you can. Yelling and thrashing will attract attention.
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Answer Try reaching them through any means of contact (email, phone, visit their house)/ Ask other people that might have seen them (family, friends, co-workers). Call the police. You can also: Write a full description or get a recent photograph of the person and visit or fax hospitals and p…
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If you are asking if it is okay to accept the house key to your neighbor's home, that depends on you. If you feel good making yourself part of a 'buddy system' in which each of you counts on the other for safety and security, then it is perfectly fine to accept it. However, you must remember that yo…
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Answer Home Security = Basic home security tips = Home security means security of human beings and house hold items including valuable articles. The burglars and intruders apply many tricks for intrusion in the house. Mostly these intruders make intrusion during night and in off hours of the d…
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To a friend or a relative you trust is the first possible place. Otherwise you may try a YMCA or YWCA in your area, they will help you. Do not stay at night in streets or parks, that is dangerous. If you go to rural areas, some people may be more sympathetic than in cities but you must exercise gre…
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An exterior door is usually a keyed doorknob or keyed lever. It may consist of single or multiple bolts to lock the door.
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There is quite a lot of controversy about that, from those who say that nothing happens to those who warn against cancer caused by the EMF around those towers. Scientific studies have shown that: There are fields inherent to a mobile phone tower. Those fields are strongest up to 30' (10m) from it b…
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Through deep mines .
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American District Telegraph, Adt Monitors part of the white house, the pentagon, cia headquarters. They even monitor money for brinks security
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Plan your route and tell someone where you're going, along which route and when you'll be back. Instruct them to contact the emergency services if you have not returned safely or been in contact after a certain cut off time.Check the weather reports and ensure you are appropriately dressed for the c…
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The best way is to build a small concrete pillar with a built-in mailbox that has only a metal door with key and the flap for leaving the mail. For avoiding people tossing harmful things into the box, invert the flap so the letters must be pushed up instead of down, allowing only letters or thin obj…
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It depends if the user is using an email account is located on the computer or if they are using a browser based email account like gmail or hotmail. The passwords to the browser based email account would not be found on the computer unless the user decided to choose the option of remembering the us…
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The old fuse panels with the screw in glass fuses usually had a handle on the side that operated a disconnect. The disconnect was a knife switch with heavy contacts and knives to handle quite a bit of current. Sometimes it was built into a separate box near the fuse holder but closer to the voltage …
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NO! Thats Highly dangerous as varnished, painted, and green treated woods release terrible toxins as they burn. Residue from treated wood sticks to the chiminey liner, if enough is burned, a liquid form of the residue will acumulate and run down the chimney liner. Never burn painted, stained, or t…
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Return address is the senders address. This goes in the upper left corner of the mailing envelope or parcel. If you get a personal letter from someone, it should be in this format: Barack Obama 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20500 Some letter-writing conventions also dictat that…
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Contact the dealer, they will provide you accurate and updated information in your model
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Answer: Besides being an essential part of security measures, surveillance devices are very useful for home security. Home security surveillance has become popular to avoid robbery or theft. Home security surveillance indicator is a deterrent to theft and can also assist in tracking thieves and rob…
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It melts the snow and ice making the sidewalk safer. It does pit and mar the sidewalk surface over time, making replacement necessary.
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Join www.mileyworld.com it is $29.99 a year but it is worth it. It has videos and pics of mileys room and more it even has LIVE chat. Sometimes miley comes on!!!!
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If many amounts are injected orally, it can kill a human. If mercury (quicksilver) is left in a room where animals or human live, its fumes will slowly cause poisoning and death. This kind of death is easily detected by forensic medicine. Mercury can kill humans, it all depends on the mercury your…
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You must consult the local distributor in your area
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Yes, smaller helicopters such as an R-22 or B206 can be placed on a truck and moved with out removing the rotor blades. Generally speaking the blades are removed to protect them and to make lifting the helicopter by crane a much eaiser task. I have personally witnessed a Bell Jet Ranger helicopte…
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Law enforcement agencies can do this.
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Answer The home safe is usual to fit this type of safe inside a cupboard space,built in wardrobe or loft space where it is less conspicuous to people visiting the home. another , the valuables can also be hidden around the house ,in cans or jars,on the end of a curtain rod and numerous other p…
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If your zoning board has no restrictions as to how far a pool needs to be from a structure then my advice would be place the pool far enough away from anything that a person might jump off of. example, trees ( besides the cleanup in the pool caused by them) patio roof, sheds, house poles. Rememberin…
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You have several alternatives beyond calling a locksmith: You may dismount the lock if you are in the inside You may use an skeleton key In some locks you may drill above the keyhole It may also be possible to pick the lock - if you have the right tools and the right touch. In all cases the best is…
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Grab an emergency kit and get under a sturdy structure.Get under something like a table and grab onto a part of it, like the legs of a table. Then crouch down so your knees are on the floor and your head on your knees.The safest place indoors is under a doorway. Even if the roof collapses, the doorw…
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Possibly not. The word "dried" should apply to everything outside and inside and you probably will not know if you have missed anything. Not a job for amateurs. Do not play dice with death: you can only kill yourself once.
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First, make sure you have the uninterrupted time to complete the task - no phones! In a tub of warm water. Only a few inches is needed. Never for any reason, leave them alone for even a minute. Buy a soap made especially for babies. Wash them all over. Make sure you wash their bums and pee pees well…
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ANSWER:Live rhodendron contains gryanotoxin, which is poisonous if ingested. When burned the gryanotoxin is destroyed at temperatures of 300 degres and above, and no evidence of toxicity has been found in the smoke or coals of the rhododendron plant. It is a hard long-burning wood and can be used sa…
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Sensors should be placed on all doors and windows and the control center should be placed near the front door so you can disarm it readily. Alarms for homes typically fall into two main categories, perimeter systems and interior space detectors. The perimeter alarm or alarms would need to be inst…
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The Swiss Guard have been serving as the Pope's security since 1506. Their uniforms were designed by Leonardo DiVinci.
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Stop whatever you are doing, then lie on the floor and roll till the fire is out.
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All grinder dust is harmful. Just like saw dust or coal dust, it will build up in your lungs causing breathing issues. Wear a dust mask.
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You have to get paper work from your landloard and then you can take it to any body who will copy leys. **just wrap some tape around the lettering and mark it with your apt. number! whose gonna take your tape off... no one!
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Every place on Earth has good and bad aspects... so nowhere can feel safer... but you can enjoy "the quality of life" anywhere in the world.1 Japan 2 New Zealand 3 Iceland 4 Norway 5 Canada 6 Taiwan 7 Denmark 8 Finland 9 Sweden 10 Slovenia In no order, these are really safe countries.
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Using improper fire fighting equipment on an electrical fire can easily result in an incomplete extinguishment of the fire. It can then rekindle and begin anew. It is also possible to actually make things worse by dispersing the fire, or by exposing anyone using that incorrect equipment to electrica…
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surfactants which is a chemical that removes dirt from stains
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A smear of Vaseline keeps ants off the holders to my hummingbird feeders until the Vaseline gets dirty (months). They can't walk over it. Borax powder is a deterrent.
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The consequences will not only be to put yourself and who is with you in immediate danger but also to risk the lives of others who may need to save you under worst conditions than a planned evacuation plan.
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There are many theories as to how the king sized bed got its name. Many believe that because the king always got the most the king bed should be the biggest.
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Home security systems are more about taking preventative measures and really only help minimize the risk of a break-in or injury to you and your family. Depending on the type of system you have, you can either scare burglars away by using motion sensors, sounding an alarm when a window and/or door i…
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AnswerFirst leave to soak in water, then wrap in aluminum foil and dispose with metals if you separate your trash.
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Use the account recovery settings provided. They cannot change your email address so you can go forgotten password and you will more than likely be able to recover your account if you can provide your details inputted when you made the email account.
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I would hasten to say that none of the children require you to have a daycare licence, but their parents would possibly like to see it hanging on your wall.
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You have iron in your water. When you heat the water and it mixes with oxygen it becomes rust. You can try different types of filters and water softeners to try and stop it but they have mixed results depending upon how much iron you have in your water.
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Security lights work by using motion sensors to turn on when movement is detected. This acts as a deterrent to potential intruders.
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No, it is not and it should be avoided. User pages and forums are open to millions of readers in the Net, the same intuitive attitude you have in real life of not trusting strangers with your personal data, should apply (even strongly) to the Net. You don't know who will read your information and wh…
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What for? You don't need to pry into someone else's private life for liking them or not. Net-friends are not the same as real life friends. In real life you want to know who they are so you can find out if you can (or like) to share moments with them; in virtual space you meet someone when you are a…
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They don't cost that much, and it also depends on where you are. I suggest you approach your electrician or electrical supplier, explain to him what you need it for and then he will then tell you the cost. Installation will be extra, as you can guess.
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It might need a replacement battery in a detector or may need resetting. If after reset continues to beep it may have some connection failing due to a rusted or broken contact.
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Never reveal any personal information about yourself(including your age and your gender) or information about your family to anyone online, not filling out online presonal profile and not befriending online people you do not know.
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The most common carbon monoxide detectors are small independent units, very similar to smoke detectors. Simply twist or pry the outer cover off and you will see two screws holding it to the ceiling or wall. Loosen these screws and the unit will usually twist slightly to come off. Re-install the new …
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You may take Goo Gone and rub it in, in circles, until the superglue comes off. Or use Goo Gone multiple times until glue is off of the surface. Actually goo gone is NOT SAFE for use on plastics and will "melt" the plastic surface. This damage is NOT repairable (I found out the hard way!) OR Use r…
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You need to disconnect the transformer It is usually tan. Unplug the transformer, then find the backup battery. Most are tan, grey or white metal boxes. Disconnect the battery and your house alarm won't work.
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It's not ideal, but if you keep your eye on it to avoid fire, then it's OK if necessary.
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Individuals have many rights and these include to be protected from harm and danger. To be protected from harm and danger mean to keep your information in confientaiality and to look after you in a good orderly manner.
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There are many more buses than passenger airplanes, so even though buses can be safer per passenger mile, there are more bus crashes. You WAY more likely to be in a bus crash, then in a plane crash. thousands, and thousands of car/automobile's crash every year. And only about a few hundred plane'…
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i l say Canada maybe new zealand
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http://PDQelectric.com Contact Ryan Johnson, Laurel Springs, NJ (856) 625-6969 Licensed Electrician
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There are many forest fires that have happened in the last 10 years. There have been many thousands of fires.
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The most agreeable position would be for the neighbors to each contribute half of the cost to a mutually agreed-upon replacement.
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pull out the stinger and put a bit of vinegar on it to ease the pain. Unles you are alergic to bee sting, in that case get medical help. Never pull the sting straight out as this pumps more poison in. Scrape it out sideways with a fingernail or blunt knife.
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