Items Tagged with 'women'



Proper PPE for female workers in construction

How can women’s hi-vis personal protective equipment be used to attract and retain female construction workers?
In the past few years, garments tailored for women have become more common. These garments look similar to men’s apparel but are designed with specific details that consider the female form and shape.
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Take it to heart

Women don’t always experience ‘classic’ heart attack symptoms
A person has a heart attack every 40 seconds in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And although heart disease is the No. 1 killer for both sexes, women often experience very different heart attack symptoms than men.
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COVID-19 and working women

The pandemic is creating some unique challenges
In women-dominated industries such as health care, as well as those in which women aren’t well represented, including construction and the trades, female workers are facing unique challenges amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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