Winter is here, and with it comes colder temperatures, snow and the potential dangers of cold stress.
Cold temperatures pose an occupational health hazard for many types of workers. Prolonged exposure to freezing or cold temperatures may cause serious health problems such as trench foot, frostbite, hypothermia and in extreme cases death. It is important for you to provide the proper protection for your employees this winter. This includes protecting the hands, feet, head and body.
Below we have outlined how to properly protect your workers this winter.