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red flag

A sign or signal indicating potential, incipient, or imminent danger or trouble. There are a couple of red flags you need to look out for to make sure your company stays in the black. Well, it definitely raised a red flag when he got so angry at me over such a minor thing, but I never thought he could be so unreasonable to live with!
See also: flag, red
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In the initial RED FLAG, back in the mid-1970s, rules for conducting the exercise had not been developed.
Chief Executive Officer of The Red Flag Group David Youngson said, "Compliance Mentor(TM) is invaluable for helping our clients and other multinational companies relieve some of the financial burden associated with managing their third parties.
The Red Flag Group's CEO David Youngson said, "The IntegraWatch database is now being offered as a subscription service through IntegraWatch.
Participating in exercises like Red Flag gives Erlandsen the opportunity to do just that--grab his tools to help fix the F-16s he has lovingly worked on for the past 29 years.
General Al-Ruwaili concluded his tour by visiting the building of Command of the red flag and the offices of the Royal Saudi Air Force group participating in the exercise and toured the facilities of the Group's Command.
Millions of dollars of an organization's fraud losses could be saved by training employees to recognize the common fraudster characteristics and red flags.
Commission will begin enforcement of its Red Flags Rule Dec.
Red Flag, one of the most reputed air force exercises in the world, has been held periodically in USA since 1975.
The reference expands on some of the material outlined in the first Red Flags and provides advice on appropriate investigations and a strong clinical focus with the inclusion of multiple case histories of patients with serious pathology of the spine.
Recent Red Flag statistics point to a worsening in insolvency rates, with about 130,000 companies showing "significant signs of financial distress" in the third quarter of 2009.
The FTC provided a list of many red flag events in its original draft of the rule, but later clarified that "The list of Red Flags is illustrative only.
The Red Flag Group assists companies in developing ethics and compliance programmes and conducts anti-corruption due diligence, investigations and audits and breaches of the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
Credit unions can learn how to respond and detect identity theft red flags with a new training package from CUNA.
Red-flag fraud alert policies should include "reasonable" measures of identifying red flags, detecting red flags and responding appropriately to mitigate identity theft.
Communications companies and their affiliates that did not have an Identity Theft Prevention Program (ITPP) in place by November 1, 2008, got a reprieve when the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced just before the deadline that it would forbear from enforcing the ITPP portion of the red flag rules until May 1, 2009.