California farmworkers and heat exhaustion

Jose Rosario Valencia spent four days in a hospital last month being treated for dehydration and heat stroke after moving irrigation pipes in an Antelope Valley onion field, where there was no shade relief and the closest water was about a mile away.
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( Brian Vander Brug / Los Angeles Times )

Jose Rosario Valencia spent four days in a hospital last month being treated for dehydration and heat stroke after moving irrigation pipes in an Antelope Valley onion field, where there was no shade relief and the closest water was about a mile away.

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