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Beat the Heat- May 29

May 29 is here, and with summer comes the heat. Illness due to heat is a common problem among outdoor workers, as well as those working indoors. When the body is unable to cool itself by sweating, several heat-induced illnesses can occur. Heat stress can result in heat stroke, heat exhaustion, heat cramps, or heat rashes. Heat can also increase the risk of injuries in workers as it may result in sweaty palms, fogged-up safety glasses, and dizziness. Some of the most common symptoms of heat stress Read more [...]