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    :: Thursday, July 27, 2006 ::

    California Investigating Second Possible Heat-Related Death - Occupational Hazards
    A rash of heat-related worker deaths last summer prompted California lawmakers to enact emergency heat illness prevention regulations last August. Permanent regulations governing heat illness prevention should be finalized soon and will establish the nation's first mandatory precautions designed to protect outdoor workers from heat-related illness and death. (See article: "California Adopts Standard to Stave Off Heat-Related Deaths.")
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