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Levitt-Safety Blog

Month: 05-2019

  • How to Measure Dust in the Workplace

    How to Measure Dust in the Workplace

    If you read my blog The Worst Jobs for Your Lungs last week, you know that at any given time there’s all sorts of dust in the air we breathe. In fact, according to the 2018 Environmental Performance Index (EPI),...

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  • Occupational Heat Stress: 10 Tips to Keep You Safe This Summer

    Occupational Heat Stress: 10 Tips to Keep You Safe This Summer

    The sun can be as deadly as it is nice during the hot, summer months. Heat stress, caused when a person’s body reaches an internal temperature of 40 C° or higher, can lead to heat stroke, exhaustion, cramps and rashes...

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  • The worst jobs for your lungs

    The worst jobs for your lungs

    As you likely know from your own household chores, dust is all around us. In fact, the average home in the United States collects upwards of 40 pounds of dust each year.* But, how much dust are you combatting at...

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