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Category: Social Security


Basic Services, Others, Social Security, Social Services

New ID policy looks to leverage government credentials

May 24, 2019

Via: FCW

An updated credentialing policy from the White House aims to make PIV cards interoperable across agencies and tap federal identifiers like Social Security numbers to secure digital transactions. Read More on FCW


Social Security, Social Services

Seattle innovation council tackles homelessness, social services in first projects

April 16, 2019

Via: StateScoop

Seattle’s Innovation Advisory Council, created by Mayor Jenny Durkan last August as a way to leverage the region’s technical talent against local issues, has announced seven technology projects it plans to implement. The projects, announced last week, include: An earthquake […]


Public Utilities, Social Security, Social Services, Waste Management

How the Industry is Working to Keep Landfill Workers Safe

March 27, 2018

Via: Waste360

Very serious injuries and toxic exposures at landfills are not common, but the industry remains vigilant, especially with the occurrence of tragedies like last year’s fatality at a Clearfield County, Penn., site where a cell collapsed. It was one of […]


Social Security, Social Services

Exclusive: Cyber-criminals are selling victim’s selfies on the dark web

March 12, 2018

Via: TNW

You can buy almost anything on the dark web. The shrouded underbelly of the Internet is most known for its clandestine markets that make a brisk trade in the sale of drugs, weapons, and the details and identities of millions […]


Miscellaneous, Public Works, Social Security, Social Services

Break down silos to build better security and resilience for utilities

March 2, 2018

Via: Accenture Utilities Blog

At the end of January, I attended the DistribuTECH conference in San Antonio, Texas. As always, it was a great event—and a fantastic opportunity to spend two days talking to utilities executives about their front-of-mind issues around resiliency and cybersecurity. […]


Social Security, Social Services

PSA: Watch out for this malicious Reddit knock-off that steals your password

February 5, 2018

Via: TNW

Redditors might want to pay extra close attention when visiting their favorite website: There is a malicious Reddit copycat that looks precisely like the real thing – but has been designed to quietly steal your username and password. What makes […]


Public Utilities, Social Security, Social Services, Waste Management

10 Winter Safety Tips for Collection Workers and Customers

January 18, 2018

Via: Waste360

NWRA highlights 10 tips to help collection workers and customers stay safe during the winter season. When winter weather arrives, it’s important for waste and recycling collection workers and their customers to recognize the many risks and hazards that come […]


Social Security, Social Services

OnePlus site was reportedly hacked to steal credit card details

January 15, 2018

Via: TNW

Anybody who used at credit card to purchase their flashy new OnePlus handsets from the company’s official site ought to immediately contact their bank: hackers might be out to steal your funds. Following a slew of complaints about possible credit […]


Health & Insurance, Social Security, Social Services

Number of OSHA Workplace Safety Inspectors Decline Under Trump Administration

January 12, 2018

Via: Waste360

According to data obtained by NBC News, the number of federal workplace safety inspectors within the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has fallen under the Trump administration. The agency has reportedly lost 40 inspectors from attrition since President Donald […]


Social Security, Social Services

4 Questions To Ask Yourself As You Plan For Retirement

January 8, 2018

Via: SocialSecurity Info

Deciding when to start receiving your retirement benefits from Social Security is a decision that only you can make, and you should make that decision with as much information as possible. There are a lot of important questions to answer. […]