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  • Workers in summer heat need far better protections, groups say

    Reuters - 07/24/2018

    Designing protections for outdoor workers has been slow in part due to their lack of political clout, said Sharon Harlan, a professor of health sciences and sociology at Northeastern University in Boston. “If executives were sitting in their offices dropping off from heat exhaustion, probably something would be done more quickly,” she told the Thomson Reuters Foundation.

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