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GPS proven best for hazmat tracking

March 1, 2005 - By

Wireless global positioning systems have thus far shown the highest promise as a new technology to track hazardous material shipments. read more

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Avoiding a weak safety backhand

March 1, 2005 - By

Anyone who plays tennis and has a weak backhand shot understands the lengths we will go to avoid improving a weakness. read more

Your business and the Internet

March 1, 2005 - By

The remarkable evolution of the electronic age is transforming how all of us communicate, make decisions and conduct business. read more

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Armed and dangerous

March 1, 2005 - By

When the propane industry descends on Capitol Hill May 10-11 to plug its inaugural Propane Days, it will arrive armed with two new, potent pieces of ammunition. read more

Lower back injuries: Prevention and Treatment Strategies

March 1, 2005 - By

According to the Workers' Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau, lower back injuries remain the single most common type of work-related injury. read more

‘Average’ Winter Weather Squeezes Margins, Cash Flow

March 1, 2005 - By

As January rolled into February, propane marketers nationwide were hoping for a prolonged cold spell to bolster what's being called an average heating season with fewer gallons pumped and lower margins earned. read more

Should you bribe or bully your team?

March 1, 2005 - By

Running a propane retail business is like driving a racecar: you can conceivably do it yourself, but the odds of winning improve if you've got a motivated team working in the pits. read more

Study quantifies propane’s impact: Will it help the industry?

March 1, 2005 - By

At last, the U.S. government is seeing the (blue) light, as Washington is finally finding out what everyone in the propane industry has known for years: propane is an integral part of the U.S. economy. read more