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Hard Hat

A helmet some workers are required to wear when employed in a hazardous position. For example, construction workers or oil drillers may have to wear hard hats as a condition of employment. Hard hats are closely associated with blue collar work.
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3) A hard-hat tour of Hoover Dam includes intriguing features such as this cylindrical air shaft near the top of the dam.
A hard-hat tour was added a year later, supplementing a standard tour that has been popular for years.
Hard-hats have been an integral piece of personal protective equipment on jobsites for decades, With engineering advancements in suspension design, a lightweight shell, and a patented ultraviolet (UV) indicator, the new 3M H-800 Series Full Brim Hard Hat helps alleviate workers' frustrations with hard hats on the job.