The dangers of heat for construction and manufacturer workers.

Heat is a serious hazard for the construction industries. Under normal conditions, the human body builds up heat during exertion and then sweats to eliminate extra heat. However, if it’s hot enough or conditions generate more heat (i.e. working with hot asphalt or lifting heavy loads), the body cannot cool off fast enough.

Too much heat can make workers tired, hurt their job performance, and most importantly, increase the chance of more serious injury.

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It Not Too Late To Get Your Flu Shot.

It’s never too late to get vaccinated for influenza, better known as the “flu”.

While we ache for the start of Spring (seems like the ground hog was wrong about an early spring this year), we can’t forget that the flu and other seasonal communicable diseases are still lurking around. The flu season can extend all the way through May and for those individuals who have not gotten the 2018-2019 version of the flu vaccine, it is still not too late to get vaccinated.

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