Temporary heat safety
When your workers take breaks, it often is difficult for them to get warm in unheated and uninsulated buildings being constructed during cold weather. Using temporary salamander-type heaters, as well as burning scrap construction debris in burn barrels, can help.
But when improperly used, heaters and burn-barrel fires can cause property damage and injure workers and others at job sites.
Following are some tips to help your workers stay warm—safely.
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