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Workers face ‘epidemic of heat-related injuries’ due to climate change

Major UN report warns heat stress suffered by factory and field workers will devastate health and reduce productivity

April 28, 2016 — Workers in fields and factories face an epidemic of heat-related injuries that will devastate their health, income and productivity as climate change takes hold, a major UN report has warned. Continue reading Workers face ‘epidemic of heat-related injuries’ due to climate change