Road blocks have been set up in some parts of the country, with police stopping drivers to check their journeys are for an essential purpose.
“This will mean there will be more pollution associated with oil extraction, transport, refining – sort of all the way from the well to the pump,” Billings said. “This will mean high levels of smog, more coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, asthma attacks, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) exacerbations and also more particulate pollution.”
And we’re sensitive too. My daughters recently asked “Will my friends die?” (Emilie, aged 5), and “What happens if you don’t have a job and can’t buy us food?” (Lilli, aged 10). Answers to these questions should be honest, but hopeful. To Emilie: “You love your friends don’t you. Let’s hope they’ll be ok”. To […]
In settings where face masks are not available, HCP might use homemade masks (e.g., bandana, scarf) for care of patients with COVID-19 as a last resort [our emphasis]. However, homemade masks are not considered PPE, since their capability to protect HCP is unknown. Caution should be exercised when considering this option. Homemade masks should ideally be used in […]
Hectares of car parking space stretches out beside the defunct David Beckham football academy. Above the river, the clustered towers of Canary Wharf and the City appear to the west and the hills of Kent and the Thames estuary unfold to the east until the cable car rises to the top of its artfully twisted […]
The solution: If you have consumer obligations preventing you from getting a mortgage such as a car payment or even minimum payments on student loans or credit cards for example- time to sharpen your pencil. Can any of these accounts be paid off in full? Can these debts be consolidated for lower total payment? If […]
The reality of today’s market shows strong demand for housing coupled with little supply,which means competition. A seller credit for closing costs pre-approval is less strong and here’s why…. You are making an purchase offer to buy a home $400,000 with seller credit closing cost credit request of $10,000. The credit for closing cost of […]
They try to create a sense of normality for Phoebe, sitting her at the table for meals while the adults perch on the double bed. There is no bath, only a small shower room crammed with piles of washing. They work desperately hard to keep the place tidy, fearing they could be thrown out if […]
As grid-scale battery installations go, the San Diego facility is fairly small. It plays the role of a shock absorber, charging and discharging in response to fluctuations in the local power supply. If there’s a surge of solar energy one minute, the batteries store it up; if there’s a sudden spike in demand the next, […]
To start a chargeback claim, you need to contact your card provider but as it isn’t written into law there is no guarantee you’ll get your money back.