As a series of record-breaking heat waves with temperatures as high as 117 °F rocked Oregon this past summer, the state enacted an emergency rule to protect agricultural and other workers from the extreme heat.
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Kuehn BM. Why Farmworkers Need More Than New Laws for Protection From Heat-Related Illness. JAMA. 2021;326(12):1135–1137. doi:10.1001/jama.2021.15454
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