The hot weather’s here for the construction industry. Take a moment to consider the ways you can make the work environment safer and more comfortable. Oregon OSHA has published information and recommendations for working in hot weather. Also available is an app for mobile phones to calculate the heat index for your work site. Some materials are available in Spanish.
- Heat app
- Additional tools
- Pocket sized booklet with tips for working in the heat
- Resources for working in the heat (Spanish)
For additional information on the prevention of heat related illnesses, contact your AGC safety and loss control consultant.