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Wild Parsnip-nasty stuff in your garden, on the road

Wild parsnip, is a plant that grows along the side of roadways and in open areas, including gardens.  It probably looks familiar. It causes “phyto-photodermatitis:” Its sap plus sunlight will make your skin redden and blister.  One client employee told … Continue reading

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We remember those who died in work zones

On Thursday, October 13, in the middle of the day, two men were killed in a work zone on I-35W when a driver in his new sports car lost control. The driver got too close to a construction barrier, over-corrected … Continue reading

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Work Zone Safety

Construction season has officially started.  Every day more than two workers are killed in work zones in the US. If you are driving:  don’t be distracted.  Leave the cell phone alone.  Pay attention.  Be alert for work zones and keep … Continue reading

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