Postmen banned from wearing shorts by health and safety rules… in case they get frostbite

Health and safety bosses have banned postmen from wearing shorts during the winter months in case they get frostbite.

More than 200 hardy postmen were told they must wear trousers as part of their uniform when working in freezing temperatures.

Postal workers said the ban was introduced after a postman fell over during last month’s cold snap and grazed his leg.

Read more: Postmen banned from wearing shorts by health and safety rules… in case they get frostbite | Mail Online.