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Heat: It’ll come around again

I was in Las Vegas at the end of June for the American Society of Safety Engineers conference (that’s another blog).  On the day I left the temperature was supposed to get to 115 degrees F.  Walking outside was like … Continue reading

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Safety Tip: Heat

Summer is here, along with heat and humidity.  Here are some safety tips for working (or playing) in the heat: WATER:  Drink water often.  You can add some electrolyte drinks, such as Powerade or Gatorade (in moderation).  Avoid  caffeine and … Continue reading

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It’s Hot Out!!

We are all aware of the heat and humidity right now.  In St Paul as I write this, the heat index is 111 degrees.  Workers, both indoors and out, need to take precautions. OSHA has a new campaign to prevent … Continue reading

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Tips to Avoid Heat Stress

Summer has hit the Twin Cities, with heat warnings being issued.  Please take precautions to keep yourself and your employees safe, especially those working in non-air conditioned areas and outdoors.  I have attached OSHA’s heat stress quick card that explains … Continue reading

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