Day: October 9, 2020

5 common mistakes that start kitchen fires

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – It’s national fire prevention week – this year’s focus is kitchen safety.

The national fire protection association says cooking is the number 1 cause of all home fires and injuries –and unattended cooking is the leading cause of fires in the kitchen.

Fire safety officials say cooking equipment causes 49% of all home fires in the country and nearly a quarter of home fire deaths each year.

There are simple but important actions you can take to keep yourself and others safe while in the kitchen.

The National Fire Protection Association says there are several ways you

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Margulies Perruzzi Offers Guidance on How COVID-19 Affects Building Design | News

BOSTON, Oct. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Margulies Perruzzi (MP), one of New England’s most innovative architectural and interior design firms, today released a new report on the challenges facing commercial real estate and building design due to COVID-19. The firm’s research is available online and as a downloadable PDF at https://bit.ly/3cL4GVE.

In the spring of 2020, Margulies Perruzzi surveyed thousands of industry professionals to gain an understanding of the impact that COVID-19 had on the office environment. This report is being continuously updated to share the current thought leadership on the nature of work and how it is evolving.

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Man Group plc Reduces Holdings in Select Interior Concepts (NYSE:SIC)

Man Group plc reduced its holdings in shares of Select Interior Concepts (NYSE:SIC) by 48.9% in the 2nd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 20,800 shares of the company’s stock after selling 19,867 shares during the period. Man Group plc’s holdings in Select Interior Concepts were worth $73,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the business. PDT Partners LLC purchased a new position in Select Interior Concepts during the 2nd quarter valued at about $50,000. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares

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Honda NSX Reimagined With Retro-Futuristic Exterior Design, Minimalist Cockpit

The NSX was a ground-breaking design for its time, a mid-engine sports car unlike the Italian exotica of that era. Marketed under the Acura brand in the United States, the first generation is also beautiful thanks to some clever styling tricks.

As such, it’s easy to understand why the second gen wasn’t received well by the NSX community and pretty much everyone else. But at the same time, Honda would have been criticized if the newcomer would have been too close to the original in terms of exterior design. One can only dream, though…

Industrial and automotive designer Jordan Rubinstein-Towler

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