The weather can change quickly during the summer months, sometimes catching outdoor workers off guard posing a serious threat to their safety. When working outdoors, make sure you have access to severe weather alerts, and know what—and what not—to do if severe weather strikes.
If a severe thunderstorm warning cautions against straight-line winds, seek shelter immediately, preferably in a building and away from windows.
Do not use electrical appliances.
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