Workplace Safety: Working in Cold Conditions Health and Safety

Working in cold, windy and wet conditions can cause cold stress in workers. Cold stress refers to cold-related illnesses that happen when the body can no longer maintain its normal temperature. Cold stress illnesses include hypothermia, frostbite, trench foot, and chilblains.  To ensure worker safety, employers should implement cold weather health and safety programs, including…

Workplace Safety: Risks of Working In Cold Conditions in the Wrong Workwear

Working in cold conditions in the wrong workwear can have serious consequences. Cold, wet, and windy conditions can put workers at risk for cold stress. Cold stress illnesses can range from bothersome (chilblains) to dangerous (hypothermia and frostbite). The best defense against cold stress illnesses is wearing the right workwear and learning how to dress…

Benefits of a Uniform Ordering Web Solution

Managing an employee uniform program can be time-consuming and difficult. Getting sizes, figuring out budgets, ensuring employees get the right pieces—all of these tasks add up and can quickly monopolize a manager’s valuable time, especially in companies with a multitude of employees. Model Apparel helps simplify this process with a uniform ordering web solution—a private…