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safety

American football
a. either of two players who defend the area furthest back in the field
b. a play in which the offensive team causes the ball to cross its own goal line and then grounds the ball behind that line, scoring two points for the opposing team

safety

[′sāf·tē]
(engineering)
Methods and techniques of avoiding accident or disease.
(ordnance)
A locking or cut-off device that prevents a weapon or missile from being fired accidentally.

elevator car safety, counterweight safety

A mechanical device attached to an elevator car frame or to the frame of the counterweight; slows down, stops, and holds the car or counterweight in the event of excessive speed or free fall of the car, or if the wire ropes slacken, break, or pull out of their fastenings.

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The list of implied sections is presented in table 2, where the normal limits of the safty level for each section are set.
However, many would argue against the democratic essence of leadership: Plato certainly despised it as a system for encouraging leadership by the demagogue rather than leadership by the wise, and the democratic element of leadership has certainly not been adequate in restraining several of the "lapses" that Safty himself rails against: conflicts in Lebanon, Panama, and the Persian Gulf to name a few.
a leading developer of advanced powertrain and vehicle technologies, announced today that the SAE Foundation's Stefan Pischinger Young Industry Leadership Award has been presented to Shady El Safty, GM China and Telikepali Kumar Prasad, Eaton Corporation.
Lead portfolio manager Habib Oueijan, who has been running MENA equity portfolios for the past 15 years, heads a five-strong team that includes another senior portfolio manager, Mahmoud El Safty, and three experienced research analysts.
The Hornets have a huge fight on their hands if they are to survive in the Barclays Premiership this season as they have won only one of their opening 16 matches in the league, and are bottom of the table, five points adrift of safty.
The symposium ends with an article by Adel Safty, who stresses the moral component of true leadership.
Overall, the statement should foster environmental responsibility throughout the organization; capture the values and beliefs of senior management as they pertain to environmental issues; and promote environmental health and safty within the firm.
In so doing, Safty follows a path already cut by Noam Chomsky, Edward Said, Norman Finkelstein and others, but a lonely path just the same.
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The Stefan Pischinger Young Industry Leadership Award, sponsored by FEV, was given to Shady El Safty, a quality manager for General Motors Corporation and Telikepalli Kumar Prasad, an engineering manager - Hybrids at Eaton Corporation.
I've asked the Health & Safty Executive to investigate and I want Rover to take these claims seriously,' she said.