Heat Stress

A Hot Topic: Heat Stress

By Joan Mantini, Chief Editor Outdoor workers exposed to hot and humid conditions can be at risk of heat-related illness. The risk of becomes greater as the weather gets hotter and more humid. The combination […]

Safety

Heat Stress and The Workplace

Every year, according to OSHA, thousands of workers fall ill to heat exhaustion or heat-related illness, while dozens die of heat stroke. The outdoor construction industry is most susceptible to this hazard, of course, but […]