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Construction worker dies from heat stroke in Texas

Construction worker dies from heat stroke in Texas

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 11, 2015

A worker on a residential construction site near Dallas died last month due to extreme temperatures being felt across Texas. According to ...

Construction worker rescued from pit scaffolding after suffering cardiac arrest

Construction worker rescued from pit scaffolding after...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 27, 2014

Firefighters rescued a construction worker Monday afternoon after he suffered a heart attack on a downtown Houston jobsite. According to a ...

5 easy ways to beat the summer heat on a construction jobsite

5 easy ways to beat the summer heat on a construction...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 06, 2014

Outdoor construction sites rarely see ideal temperatures, especially during the dog days of summer. Workers may spend hours under the ...

5 easy ways to beat the heat at a construction site

5 easy ways to beat the heat at a construction site

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 04, 2014

Outdoor construction sites rarely see ideal temperatures, especially during the dog days of summer. Workers may spend hours under the ...

Prevent heat exhaustion on the construction jobsite with these 10 tips and OSHA resources

Prevent heat exhaustion on the construction jobsite...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 07, 2014

Thousands of workers become ill each year due to heat exhaustion. In 2012 alone, there were 31 heat-related deaths and ...

Prevent heat-related illness with knowledge and preparation

Prevent heat-related illness with knowledge and...

Posted by Patty Vaughan on Jul 04, 2014

Thousands of workers become ill each year due to heat exhaustion. In 2012 alone, there were 31 heat-related deaths and 4,120 ...

3 Ways to Avoid Heat-Related Illness

3 Ways to Avoid Heat-Related Illness

Posted by Amy Materson on Apr 18, 2014

With the long deep freezes all around the country this winter, most of us have been looking forward to lots ...

Keeping your cool: 3 tips to avoiding heat stress on the jobsite

Keeping your cool: 3 tips to avoiding heat stress on...

Posted by Amy Materson on Apr 15, 2014

With the long deep freezes all around the country this winter, most of us have been looking forward to lots ...

OSHA to hold safety stand-down on heat-related illnesses on Southeast jobsites tomorrow, June 4

OSHA to hold safety stand-down on heat-related...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 03, 2013

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has announced that tomorrow, Tuesday June 4, it will hold one-hour safety stand downs ...

Prevent heat-related illness on the jobsite

Prevent heat-related illness on the jobsite

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 22, 2013

Our sister site, Total Landscape Care (TLC), has shared a list of eight ways to avoid heat-related illness, like heat ...

Beat the heat: Tips to avoid heat-induced illness

Beat the heat: Tips to avoid heat-induced illness

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 22, 2013

With the temperatures slowly picking back up, our sister site Total Landscape Care has posted a fairly exhaustive list of ...

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