Despite the recent break from the cold weather, winter is far from over. While most of us would prefer to huddle up inside when its freezing out, many people make their living working outside, and the work doesn’t stop just because its cold out.

We’ve put together some resources you can use to protect yourself, and your employees when the temperatures dip below freezing, or worse.

Cincinnati Insurance – 7 Safety Tips for Winter Construction

Construction Solutions – Cold Stress Prevention Strategies

OSHA – Winter Weather: Plan. Equip. Train. 

Safety and Health Magazine – Working in a Cold Environment

Following these tips can make your workplace a safer place to be and reduce worker injuries and accidents.

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