Farmworkers take a break in the shade, something that is now mandatory since the state pioneered heat-stress prevention on the job.
Farmworkers take a break in the shade, something that is now mandatory since the state pioneered heat-stress prevention on the job. Sacramento Bee Staff Photo
Farmworkers take a break in the shade, something that is now mandatory since the state pioneered heat-stress prevention on the job. Sacramento Bee Staff Photo

Dying to work: Dozen farm deaths in California since May linked to high heat

August 21, 2008 04:23 AM