The dog days of summer are when construction gets done. Without snow and ice to delay them, contractors know what to expect from the elements and can hit project milestones faster.

Unfortunately, they’re also the hottest days of the year, which leads to health and safety concerns for workers who spend long hours laboring under the sun.

In 2020, COVID-19 has thrown up another roadblock during what are usually the year’s most productive months: how to stay cool while wearing personal protective equipment (PPE).

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https://www.constructiondive.com/news/readers-respond-summer-adds-heat-to-facemask-enforcement-challenges/582177/

Tom is a construction estimator with over 35 years of experience in the industry from field work to general contracting.

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