Heat Stress

Duration: 45 Minutes


Designed to educate the employee on the stresses applied to their body as a result of working in high temperature/ high humidity situations, along with the protective and preventative measures, which should be used during this exposure period. Learning

• The physical effects of high temperatures and high humidity;
• How to recognize heat stress-related ailments in the employee and their co-workers;
• Treatment procedures of heat overexposure situations;
• The importance of proper hydration; and
• Other biological and health factors that can contribute to heat stress.
Participant Profile:  

Any employee who works outside during high temperature seasons.