May 10, 2024 Extra Content

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FIRST WASHINGTON HEAT WAVE OF 2024 TRIGGERS HEAT RULES TO PROTECT OUTDOOR WORKERS

FIRST WASHINGTON HEAT WAVE OF 2024 TRIGGERS HEAT RULES TO PROTECT OUTDOOR WORKERS

TUMWATER — Many in Washington are welcoming this week’s break from rainy, cool weather. But for outdoor workers and their employers, the quickly rising temperatures will trigger protections designed to prevent heat-related illness in agriculture, landscaping, construction, and other outdoor jobs.