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The days are getting longer and warmer. Summer is on it’s way. With it comes high temperatures that can pose a risk, especially for outdoor workers. Here are a few quick tips on how to beat the summer heat:
- Hydrate and then hydrate some more. When the temperatures soar, so can a person’s risk for dehydration. Drink large amounts of water and encourage all outdoor workers to do the same.
- Don’t overdress. In the summer, wear appropriate clothing for the heat, avoid overdresses which can lead to overheating.
- Be aware of the symptoms of heat illness and heat stroke. Check out our previous blog posts to learn more about the signs and symptoms of heat illness.