Feeling the heat? Stay safe with preventive measures

By Isayah Hickson, BWC Occupational Safety & Hygiene Fellow A glance at the thermometer tells the story: we’re officially in the dog days of summer. This means we’re in the hottest part of the season and at greater risk of heat-related illness such as heat exhaustion and heat stroke. So, what’s the difference between the … Continue reading Feeling the heat? Stay safe with preventive measures

It’s severe weather season! Are you prepared?

By Erik Harden, BWC Public Information Officer You know the saying about March coming in like a lion and going out like a lamb? Well, there’s some truth to it. With winter transitioning to spring, March can give Ohioans everything from blizzard conditions and extreme cold to flooding rains and tornadoes. That’s why the Ohio … Continue reading It’s severe weather season! Are you prepared?