Heat Stress: What It Is, How to Prevent It
Summer is a natural time to talk about heat stress, but it’s important to remember that many jobs have the potential to induce heat stress all year around. Staying informed and staying aware goes a long way towards heading off potential issues.
For a brief overview on developing an acclimatization plan, take a look at this great infographic from the CDC.
Also, this brief video from Randstad gives a great overview on the specifics of heat stress and how to respond if you need to assist a colleague.
Stay safe and stay cool this summer!
Posted August 7, 2014 by in Safety