Hurricane Harvey was a Category 4 that made landfall in August 2017. Unfortunately, natural disasters have lasting effects on those involved. For instance, the loss of roofs, flooding, power, and even life. Hurricane Harvey was the most recent, but not the first. There have been catastrophic storms that have hit the United States in the… Read more »
Hurricane Harvey turned into a Category 4 hurricane and made landfall on August 25, 2017, in Rockport, Texas and caused severe damage and life threatening flooding to much of the Texas coast and Houston. Our thoughts and prayers have been with our staff, their families, their friends, and everyone involved in the devastating natural disaster.
According to OSHA, the foremost method of heat related illness prevention is to create a cooler working environment and minimize employees heat exposure. Air conditioning is of course the preferred option, whether that is in an office setting, break room, or vehicle interiors. Other options include expanding the ventilation from a main portion of… Read more »
We know when the human body is exposed to constant levels of high heat, heat stress can become a serious concern. As temperature, humidity, and hours of high heat increase, many may be at risk of experiencing heat stress or heat stroke. This can result in occupational injury due to irritation to the senses, sweat… Read more »