A Warming World Poses Increased Risks for Many Workers
When environmental calamities unspool their destruction, we often focus on the numbers—acres burned, wind speeds, height of floodwaters. The coming years are likely to draw into focus another metric: workers injured by natural disasters.
As the planet grows warmer and weather patterns more volatile, many workers will face increased risks from an army of environmental hazards. This new reality will require fresh thinking about how to better protect workers and, in some cases, how to ...
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