Hydration and diet are key to staying safe while working in summer heat

August 12, 2018

-Written by Erik Sargent The dog days of summer are officially upon us, as the weather is at season highs around most regions of the country. The rising temperatures affect all of us in one way or another, but they particularly affect people who work labor-related jobs, particularly those spent exerting energy outdoors. Working in the elements provides a whole new list of challenges for workers, and brings an important…

Read More >>

‘It was sickening’: Intern at Maryland newspaper is unsure if he’ll return to work after shooting

July 11, 2018

Twitter During his fourth week as a summer intern at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, Anthony Messenger found himself in the midst of what he described as “hell” when a man walked into the newsroom with a gun, ultimately killing five of his colleagues.  A rising senior at Salisbury University, Messenger said he’s unsure as to whether he’ll return to work and is still trying to “decompress.”  “It was…

Read More >>