Working outdoors in the cold has its risks, but waiting until spring isn't always an option when buildings or infrastructure are in need of repair. Without the proper personal protective equipment (PPE) and layers, winter projects leave construction workers susceptible to hypothermia, trench foot and frostbite. Of course, the last thing any contractor wants to compromise on is safety. Rather than relying on a random collection of clothes, construction workers should take a handful of factors into consideration. Read about these factors and learn more at ConstructionExec.com.