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Winter Weather Safety



"Outdoor work requires proper preparation, especially in severe winter weather conditions. Although OSHA does not have a specific standard that covers working in cold environments, employers have a responsibility to provide workers with employment and a place of employment which are free from recognized hazards, including winter weather related hazards, which are causing or are likely to cause death or serious physical harm to them (Section 5(a)(1) of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970). Employers should, therefore, train workers on the hazards of the job and safety measures to use, such as engineering controls and safe work practices, that will protect workers' safety and health."

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Latham Office

776A Watervliet-Shaker Road
Latham, NY 12110
518-782-2200

Utica Office

421 Broad Street Suite 12
Utica, NY 13501
800-732-8004

North Brunswick Office

622 Georges Road, Suite 202
North Brunswick, NJ 08902
732-296-1000

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