Hot weather working – when does it become too much?

Although the British summer is usually welcomed with open arms, once temperatures begin to climb into the high 20s and beyond, working life can leave many feeling hot under the collar.  The recent British heatwave saw record-breaking highs of 39 degrees, and although such weather is rare, it’s still an issue that requires consideration by […]

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Is it too hot for tradespeople to work?

Tradespeople say heat is forcing them to down tools, and are calling for on-site water stations, says new research from IronmongeryDirect. Apart from the recent thunder storms, Britain’s summer has so far proven to be a very un-British scorcher. With temperatures hitting sweltering highs, spare a thought for the bricklayers, carpenters and other tradespeople that have […]

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