As we begin moving into another steamy New York summer, it is important that construction workers actively protect themselves from heat-related injuries and serious conditions. A significant part of avoiding harm comes from understanding the challenges you face. Sun exposure and fluid loss can have devastating results - and can even prove fatal under severe conditions.
Prior to the widespread passage of state drunk driving laws, many drivers didn't give a second though to getting behind the wheel after having a few drinks. Even after the dangers of drinking and driving were well established, it wasn't until law enforcement officers began using Breathalyzer tests to quickly establish that a driver was intoxicated that drunk driving rates began to dramatically fall.